Seventeenth century carved oak three panelled coffer

Seventeenth century carved oak three panelled coffer

Code: 10079

Dimensions:

W: 102cm (40.2")H: 75cm (29.5")D: 54cm (21.3")

£1,250.00 Approx $1719.39, €1463.7
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A fine Seventeenth Century carved oak, three paneled coffer, with a beautiful waxed patina, each of the similar panels depicting two stags beneath the umbrella of the Tree of Life. The stag was considered King of the Forest, a symbol of piety, devotion and safety in God's care with the Tree of Life symbolising a fresh start in life, positive energy, good health and a bright future, a symbol of immortality, growth and strength. Possibly a commission from a gentleman for a presentation signifying an important life event. Lock missing.