Welsh vernacular furniture.
An 18thC North Wales Oak Didarn (Deudarn, Cwpwrdd Deuarddarn). Date - about 1790
Rare small size
Exceptional original condition
Internal drawers to upper cupboard
Superb patina and colour.
This is a really fine piece of antique Welsh furniture.
Skillfully Joyner made, of pegged frame and panelled construction throughout. The upper part has 2 arched panelled doors enclosing separate cupboards. Both have half shelves. The right hand cupboard is also, most unusually fitted with 2 small drawers and a concealed cubby hole space.
The lower part has 2 drawers and a full width cupboard below enclosed by 2 framed panelled doors.
original Brass stud knobs and bone inset escutcheons
65.5 inches high, 40.5 inches wide, 18 inches deep