19th century French Carved Wine Cellarette Cabinet Black Forest Chest Hog Boar
19th century French Carved Wine Cellarette Cabinet Black Forest Chest Hog Boar.
Direct from France, a beautiful 19th century chest, heavily carved, most probably originally used as a wine cellarette.
Fully carved cabinet top with carved lunette beveled edges, over a cabinet adorned with carvings on all three sides!
Barley twist posts to each side of the front, with raised carved moulding framing the large center panel.
Carved foliage surrounds the large, dimensionally carved boar’s head, obviously by a Black Forest style master carver, note the carved details to the hair, eyes, ear, even the snout!
Further carvings to each side panel complete the cabinet artwork.
Hand carved by craftsmen of the period, circa1890.
Measurements: 30” ht. x 30” x 16.5”.
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Condition: Good antique condition, normal signs of age, use, dings, scratches, wood separations, imperfections/splits. Damage to the back hinge area and hinge replacement. Included multiple photos should be considered as an integral part of the description.
Shipping: Due to the larger size, this item requires freight service. White glove service, fully insured, FOB Shreveport, delivered and placed inside your home (first floor only). Typically, 5-7 weeks, depending on your location. Free pick-up is also available at our location in Shreveport, LA.
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