Rounded parquetry lid, body w/ parquetry bans in 'Nonsuch Style'.
Elizabethan Medical Box by Unknown Artist, 15581600
© by kind permission of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
- Oak with bog oak and holly parquetry decoration
- 22 x 28 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £3,750 ( Total: £15,000)
- Acquired in:
- Julian Homer (through Christie's)
Hinged lid, underside lined armorial lining paper & silk braids latticed w/ brass tacks. 15 compartments various sizes, 3 boxwood containers. 9 drawers w/ silk pull handles. 4 ball feet.
Colonel & Mrs Graham Rees-Mogg 1926-1948; Brunell's auctioneers; Julian Homer, 1980.