17th century carved oak chest

Circa 1670 - 1680
Exeter area, Devon

W 53 × H 31 × D 21 1/2

Stock # Marh791


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17th century joined oak chest, from the Exeter area, in the style of Thomas Dennis. The stiles and rails with the typical Devon S-scroll and Scrolled leafy decoration to the frieze rail. The three main carved panels with a cruciform interlaced pattern with traces of original polychrome. A near identical example sold in the Discovering Dennis Exhibition, Exeter 2009.