Jacobean Revival Oak Coffer
A sturdy oak coffer trunk dating back to the late 18th Century. Heavy floral and geometric carving spreads in a band around the body of the piece. The lid has original blacksmith hinges. The inside offers a large storage space without shelves. The piece is in original condition revealed in the age and patina of the oak. 'Jacobethan' or 'Jacobean Revival' was introduced by John Betjeman to describe the mixed national Renaissance revival style that was made popular in England from the late 1820s, which derived most of its inspiration and its repertory from the English Renaissance Period. Dimensions: Max H: 58cm, W: 115cm, D: 55cm.