SBT 1993-31/268

Caption
A late 16th-century French chest carved with figures from classical mythology.
Date Made:
about 1570s
Description
A late 16th-century oak chest; the cruciform panelled rectangular lid above a three-panelled front carved with figures of Lucretia, Mars and Judith with the head of Holofernes; now raised on shaped apron; French, c.1575; new lipping to lid; lock plate and hinges replaced; base apron added.
Height:
76 cm & 30 ins
Length:
111 cm & 43.5 ins
Width:
55 cm
Material:
wood , oak
Place Made:
France
Current Location:
Nash's House