Charles I oak box

Circa 1600
Devon, England

W 26" × H 10" × D 15"

Stock # MARH0168


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English oak box carved with opposing winged beasts, centered upon a shield-shaped reserve and asymmetric leafage typical of the Devon-area. Similar carved bestiary appears on a late sixteenth-century box illustrated as cat. 3 in England at the time of the Armada, an exhibition held by the BADA, June, 1989.