1023 Main Street South Woodbury, CT 06798 , United States Call Seller 203.263.2211


Asian Footed Suzhou Coffer

$ 1,500
  • Description
    A primitive provincial slatted-elm Suzhou coffer on turned tassel feet, with a lockable hatch door and domed corner tops. It may have been originally intended for a culinary purpose; and/or for contents having some value, as it was lockable. Ideally repurposed today as a fireside kindling box or for stashing magazines and newspapers. May also be used as a 'low' table, sofa front or lounge side; with a thick glass slab top.
  • More Information
    Customization Options: Thick cut glass top of proportionate size to use as low/coffee table.
    Origin: China
    Period: 18th Century
    Materials: elmwood & metal
    Condition: Good. Expected utilitarian antique condition.
    Creation Date: last quarter 18th century
    Styles / Movements: Chinese Export, Asian, Traditional
    Dealer Reference #: 1710 INE CPY
    Incollect Reference #: 454111
  • Dimensions
    W. 31 in; H. 23 in; D. 22 in;
    W. 78.74 cm; H. 58.42 cm; D. 55.88 cm;
Message from Seller:

Period furniture and decoration spanning four centuries and three continents, galleried in a 1754 National Register of Historic Places house in Woodbury; Connecticut's long established "Antiques Capital”. Five decades of antiques collecting experience in a succession of Historic Register homes in Virginia, New York, and Connecticut; and a 1901 beaux arts building on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. Open Thursday through Monday from 11:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and on Tuesday and Wednesday by appointment.

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