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Linenfold chest


A chest with a two-plank cleated rectangular lid above three linenfold panels; one lockplate remaining, with two further lock spaces now patched; raised on stile feet; English, c.1560; all ironwork replaced and with later iron braces underneath.

  • Object number

    STRST : SBT 1993-31/650

  • Date

    c. 1560

  • Material

    wood oak

  • Measurements

  • Length

    915 mm

  • Width

    375 mm

  • Height

    515 mm

  • Location

    Anne Hathaway's Cottage - Bedchamber 2

  • Credit line

    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust