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Chest on a stand

Chest on a stand

  • Date:

    1670-1730 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wood, silk, wool, canvas, carving, embroidery

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Frank Green

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Chest of wood, covered with embroidery in silk and wool on canvas, with the design of a vase of flowers in red, blue, green and white and other colours on a dark ground; round the edges are borders of steel nails. On a walnut stand with six spiral legs and spiral stretchers.


1670-1730 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Wood, silk, wool, canvas, carving, embroidery


Height: 103 cm

Object history note

Given by Frank Green from his collection at the Treasurer's House, York. Acquisition RF (16/863 and 16/1043, on Nominal File Green, FRank W. MA/1/G1639/1)


Wood; Silk; Canvas; Material


Carving; Embroidery


Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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