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 hotel 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 hand pegged oak vineyard table. Base swivels and top folds flat to be stored against the wall in a wine cellar. Was originally used for wine tasting. ...
Louis Philippe period walnut writing desk with rosary bead turned legs and single drawer, c. 1830. 29" H X 35" L X 25" D
Oak Spanish Renaissance style table with hand forged iron stretcher, c. 1920. 78.5" L X 35" W X 29" H
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