Robert ‘Mouseman’ Thompson, Early Burr Oak Panelled Blanket Box

Stock ref: DS2652

Circa early 1930s

A superb  and rare to find early burr oak panelled coffer / storage box by Robert 'Mouseman' Thompson.  Of rectangular form, adzed all over, 4'6" wide with 8 inset burr panels on the front and two on each side. The top is cut from a single planl of adzed solid oak. Early wrought iron fittings with the early square headed screws.... cross head screws not being available until 1936/37.

Beautiful external condition  with rich darker fumed colour and patina, clean interior. Single family owned from new.

Size: 137.5(w) x 42(d) x 42.5(h)cm