Elizabeth I oak carved chest
Circa 1580 - 1600
W 45 3/4" × H 27 3/4" × D 22 3/4"
Stock # Marh1960
Elizabeth I oak carved chest with three tall arcaded panels with guilloche decoration and lozenge design with the centre panel bearing a later date 1615 and initials E R, below this a simple applied plinth with chain guilloche designs and the frieze rails with an egg and dart applied moulding. Deep rich purple brown colour typical of the West Country.