Elizabeth I inlaid oak chest

Elizabeth I inlaid oak, sycamore and beech chest of very high quality. The front arranged with three applied arcades with beech or sycamore panels inlaid with holly and bog oak, these being flanked by applied carved columns with ionic capitals. The lower rail and frieze rails inlaid.

Provenance: Abbey House, Malmesbury

Origin: Possibly London
Date: Circa 1585
Dimensions: Width 53 1/2" x Height 29" x Depth 23"
Stock Number: Marh2215