1910 - 1940
Oak, marquetry including sycamore and bog oak
122 x 121 x 52 cm
Place of origin
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Benthall Hall, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
An oak and marquetry livery cupboard, English, 1920's or 1930's, the central door, panels and drawer all with floral marquetry within chequer borders, with upper and lower bulbous foliate-carved columns, geometrically moulded drawer-front and an undertier with dog-tooth inlay to the front edge.
Owned by Sir Arthur Paul Benthall (1902 – 1992). Bequeathed to The National Trust in the will of Sir Arthur Paul Benthall dated 28th July 1983. Accepted for ownership by The National Trust in 1993 following the death of Sir Arthur Paul Benthall in 1992.