Pair of Elizabeth I oak alms boxes
Circa 1580 - 1600
West country, England
W 7" × H 37" × D 7"
Stock # Marh1543
Pair of Elizabeth I oak alms boxes, each being supported by huge figures in the form of a male (atlantes) and female (caryatid) fully carved in the round. Each box with iron straps with hasps and money slots. Rare.