Elizabeth I single tier cup-board

1570 - 1590
Exeter, Devon

W 35 1/4" × H 32 1/4" × D 19 1/4"

Stock # Marh2321


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Elizabeth I single tier cup-board oak and yew wood. The two main columns supports carved with nulling with a gadrooned base and ionic capital turned and carved in yew wood, the back supports and lower rails with applied yew wood split turnings. The frieze rails carved with open tracery decoration to the front and sides being flanked with winged angels. Provenance: Illustrated in Country Life, English Homes: Bradfield Hall, Cullompton, Exeter, Devon.

This superb cup-board was almost certainly made for Bradfield Hall.