Posts tagged “Carved”

JUL
28
2015

Oriental Style Carved Furniture

By mwilcox

Philtable

Heavily carved furniture like this has been made for the Export/Tourist Market since the turn of the 19th Century and remains in production to this day. The earlier examples tended to originate from China, and were heavily constructed of dark...

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OCT
18
2014

Antique Carved Box

By mwilcox

Bibbox

Antique carved boxes of this type tend to be Continental examples rather than North American, this one is constructed of oak and is English. In some cases they were made as wedding gifts, the date indicating the marriage, initials indicating...

Tags : English, carved, and Bible Box
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AUG
11
2014

Antique Corner Chair

By mwilcox

Carveredcorner

Antique corner chairs of this type tend to be Continental late Victorian examples, based on the Renaissance Revival and Baroque styles. They tend to be a mix of hand and machine carving, most made circa 1880-1914. Most are either walnut or...

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