A 17th Century Oak Coffer Chest

GBP 780.00

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Object Description

A Splendid Large Late 17th Century Joined Oak ‘Halifax’ Coffer Chest

Measuring approximately 53 1/2″ x 23 1/2″ x 28 1/2″ (width, depth, height)

A rare and definitive coffer chest raised on simple stile feet, the 3 panelled front with lozenge, tri lobe, heads of wheat and cross hatching carved panels synonymous with the Halifax / Bradford region of West Yorkshire.
The original plank lid with excellent figuration opening on original iron loop hinges to reveal a huge clean storage cavity.

Some minor wear to one edge of lid and minimal imperfections commensurate with age.

Object History

This coffer came down through three generations of a family from Hebden Bridge, Calderdale.

Object Condition

good antique condition with just minor imperfections commensurate with age.

Object Details

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By appointment only.

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+44 (0) 775 7976 170

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