Code 915-44 17th Century French Walnut Wood Gothic Trunk
This French Gothic style walnut wood trunk dates to the 1600s. There are motifs of cusps, tracery and arcading on the front. The sides and backs are plain and the feet are shaped platforms with triglyph motifs on the front. It has its original iron hardware throughout. Old hand-wrought staples of different lengths have been used to repair the inside bottom of this wonderful trunk from France. Wonderful patina.
CONDITION: Very good Antique Condition: Old age separations, minor losses of wood, feet were added a little later, traces of old woodworm.
H=18 1/2, L=38 1/4, D=17 3/4