Italian 17th Century Ebonized Fruitwood And Walnut Inlaid Chest, Circa 1680
Item # 8363
A handsome and very unique Northern Italian 17th century ebonized fruitwood and walnut inlaid chest, circa 1680. The chest is raised by a mottled support below three impressive drawers with turned pulls and striking interlocking bone inlays. Each side is decorated with masterfully inlaid and extremely decorative designs. The very intriguing upper portion displays additional drawers, faux drawers and multiple hidden compartments with unique movements necessary to open and reveal the compartments. All original warm patina throughout.