Elizabeth I canted cup-board

Circa 1580

W 43 1/2" × H 43 1/2" × D 14 1/2"

Stock # B302


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Elizabeth I joined oak and carved canted open cup-board with three shelves, with a foliate scrolled carved frieze, raised on angled gryphon supports and below with huge cup and cover supports. Provenance: Brigadier W. E. Clark, C.M.G., D.S.O. Irwin Untermyer Collection The Metropolitan Museum. Illustrated: Victor Chinnery, Oak Furniture The British Tradition, page, 388, fig, 4:32.