Wilf ‘Squirrelman’ Hutchinson, Bespoke 12” Oak Jewellery / Keepsake Box

Stock ref: DS2450

Circa 1990

A rare bespoke made solid oak Jewellery or Keepsake Box by the ex Mouseman and Yorkshire Critters craftmen at Squirrel Furniture, established by Wilf Hutchinson in 1957, now in the capable hands of his son Trevor.

Adzed all over with dovetailed corner joints and  a wonderfully detailed signature squirrel carved in relief on the hinged top. Internally a lift out compartmentalised tray revealling large storage underneath and brass makers nameplate.  Working lock and two keys. Signed TH to the underside, Trevor Hutchinson.

Excellent condition  an rich waxed colour.

Size: 30.5(w) x 23(d) x 19(h)cm,   12" x 9" x 71/2"