Dating antique coffers

Our stock # lfa-1621this is an antique pine mule chest, a victorian trunk, english dating to c.1900.

Desirable antique pine with an aged, waxed finishrnfaux two over two over single wide drawerrndresse…

Dovetail joinery first appeared in the fifteenth century as an alternative method of attaching the ends of a chest to the sides.

Numerous examples exist, but this was not as common a technique as the hutch.

Due to the sheer number of chair styles, we have chosen only the more popular and collectible items.to bring you quality information on antique furniture of all kinds.antique Chairs, Cabinets, Chests, Beds, Credenzas and more.The dovetail-joined chests of the fifteenth century were very well suited to complex tracery carving over the whole face.Made from poplar this chest is exceptionally well carved and depicts a coat of arms with hippocampus supporters on either side.