Elizabeth I oak press cupboard

Circa 1590
West Country, England

W 64 × H 66 × D 23 1/4

Stock # Marh289


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Elizabeth I joined oak press cupboard. The upper section with two doors, both inlaid with different woods, the proper left side inlaid with holly and mahogany, the proper right side with holly and bog oak, flanking a central arcaded carved and inlaid floral panel. the lower section with two doors both carved with s-scrolls, the inside with original shelf. Overall untouched dry brown surface and very original with the handles and hinges replaced in the 18th century along with the cornice. One small18th century patch repair to bottom foot.