Robert ‘Mouseman’ Thompson, Oak cheeseboard

Stock ref: DS1069

Circa 1940‘s/50‘s

Early cheeseboard with the higher, thinner handle and a high backed mouse carved at a right angle on the board. Minor usage cuts visible in certain light on the board. Originally oiled but now cleaned and waxed. Adzed and a deep honey colour with superb graining and medullary rays. Provenanced. Fetching very high prices at some specialist auctions eg £484 - Tennants, 24/3/12.


Size: 37(w) x 18(d) x 5(h)cm