1600 - 1630
1620 x 1490 mmOrder this image
Calke Abbey, Derbyshire (Accredited Museum)
Carved oak early 17th century cupboard with two recessed cupboards in the top, bulbous columns either side, and a double cupboard below. Moulded cornice with two beaded bands and two recessed bands. Frieze carved with floliate S-curves. Two cupboard doors are carved with diamond motifs, the recessed central panel has 4 S-curved motifs within a canted carved frame. Above the columns either side are lion masks. Foliate S-curve carving along top and down sides of front, carving also in the upper door panels. Ball feet added under front.