South German / Alpine “Flachschnitz” Coffer, Early 16th Century

South German / Alpine “Flachschnitz” Coffer, Early 16th Century

The rather small and very charming chest with a front carved in so called “Flachschnitz” design, featuring an embracing couple and two men engaged in a sword fight among stylized vines, the sides and framed top plain, overall showing the warm and rich patina of centuries old pine.


43” long, 17” deep, 29.5” high

109 cm wide, 43 cm deep, 75 cm high


Reference Number: F_143


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