Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Carved Oak Coffer

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
455
Sold for:
$123$100

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Oak Coffer, probably England, 19th century incorporating earlier elements, five-panel top, with iron hinges, top rail carved with strapwork arabesque, front panels carved with stylized floral motifs in a geometric border, ht. 22 1/2, wd. 62 1/2, dp. 24 in.
Estimate $200-300

Carving may be later, age cracks to top panels, probably reduced in height.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Arabesque, Arabic architecture, Arabic art, Art genres, Arts, Islamic art, Islamic geometric patterns, Ornaments, Strapwork, Visual arts

Departments

Specialists