Henry VIII pierced oak frieze

Henry VIII oak carved pierced frieze pieces depicting serpents with men’s heads wearing typical Tudor hats and bodies of a female with scaled fish-like tails terminating with arrowheads. These were probably part of a room scheme and part of the frieze.

Provenance: Clive Sherwood collection

Origin: England
Date: Circa 1540 - 1550
Dimensions: Width 62" (31" each) x Height 11" x Depth
Stock Number: Marh1955