Henry VIII portrait chest
W 43 1/2" × H 26 3/4" × D 21 1/4"
Stock # Marh2892
Henry VIII oak carved chest, the front divided into three panels of high quality carved projecting portrait busts within roundels with scrolled renaissance ornament beneath, the far right hand panel dated 1547 (the year Henry VIII died) Bottom boards and bun feet later additions.
This chest is most probably made in London in the Southwark area.