Very large Louis XIII period hand carved oak coffer with inscribed year of 1631 from the village of Mortain in Normandy. Carved on three sides with original hand forged iron key entry. Symbolic, regional carvings of the period include an ibis and a serpent. Transformed in the 1920's to a large notary's desk with drawers on left side and drawers concealed behind a door on the right side. Multiple keys with working locks. Ideal as a hotel desk, kitchen island, shop counter, or library table.
72.5" L X 35" W X 35" H
28" to bottom of the drawer
Small scale early twentieth century hand carved beechwood Louis XV style chest or night stand with three drawers, c. 1930. Bleached finish. 32" H X 28.5" W X 16"...
Walnut Louis XV style chest with two drawers, bronze hardware and cabriole legs. Called a sauteuse chest. Includes one key. c. 1920. 43" W X 20.5" D X 31.75"...
Small scale Louis XV style beechwood chest or night stand with three drawers and bronze hardware, c. 1920. 32" H X 25.5" W X 15.75" D
Nineteenth century small scale Louis XVI fruitwood chest with marble top. Three drawers with bronze ring handles. 32.25" H X 37.25" W X 18" D