Henry VIII oak carved panels

Circa 1530 - 1540
West Country, England

W 12 1/2" × H 20 3/4" × D 1"

Stock # Marh2758


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Set of three Henry VIII oak carved panels, each with a central urn with figure rising from the urn and scrolled foliate with cornucopias.

In classical antiquity, the cornucopia, from Latin cornu and copia, also called the horn of plenty, was a symbol of abundance and nourishment, commonly a large horn-shaped container overflowing with produce, flowers and fruit.