Traditional Dorset Vernacular Dowry Chest
Of Three Panel Mule Chest Form
With Classic Regional Carved and Painted Decoration
Joined, Panelled and Carved and Painted Oak
England c. 1670
29.5” high x 45” wide x 18.75” deep
Provenance: The Derek and Sally Green Collection
Literature: Victor Chinnery, “Oak Furniture, The British Tradition”, Pub. ACC 1979; Page 136, Plate 8, illustrates and describes a closely similar example.