Antique Coffers

The earliest form of antique blanket chests were otherwise known as antique coffers. There are a wide range of antique mule chests, usually from the Georgian/Regency period, antique bedding boxes normally in pine from the Victorian and Edwardian period, many are upholstered and great decorative pieces. Other varieties of antique chests include antique cellaret chests (used for wine storage), antique Ottomans and military chests; these are great collectable items as they are difficult to acquire.

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Early 17th Century Arcaded Oak Coffer from Holmes Antiques

Richly carved both front and sides by a master craftsman this is indeed a fine example of an arcaded early 17th century Oak Coffer of very good colour in particularly

£1,800

$2,314 €2,030

17th Century Continental Elm Coffer of Impressive Proportions from Songbird Antiques

This is a huge 17th Century antique elm coffer with geometric carvings to front the top has a single plank lid The original lock plate and clasp are still intact

£999

$1,284 €1,126

17th Century Oak Coffer with Panelled Top from Graver Antiques and Interiors

This is a 17th Century antique oak coffer with a panelled top It has three carved panels to the front panelled ends and is raised on stile feet Lovely colour

£1,085

$1,395 €1,223

Oak Coffer with Panelled Construction c.1680 from Oakfield Gallery

This is a late 17th century oak coffer of panelled construction The two front panels have geometric moulded decoration The coffer stands on short stile feet The top is constructed

£395

$508 €445

Good Quality 17th Century Oak Panelled Coffer c.1690 from Charnwood Antiques

Good Quality 17th Century Oak Panelled Coffer with panelled top front ends Well executed deep carving to frieze front panels with fine detailing to tall stile legs frieze

£795

$1,022 €896

18th Century Gothic Style Welsh Oak Coffer from The Penderyn Furniture Co

This is an 18th Century Gothic style Welsh antique oak coffer with carved foliage panel front It stands on stile legsPlease take a good look at the pictures as they

£395

$508 €445

18th Century Oak Mule Chest from Graver Antiques and Interiors

This is an 18th Century antique oak mule chest which has a lift up lid fitted interior three lovely panels to the front and two drawers It has lovely side

£1,385

$1,780 €1,562

17th Century Carved Oak Coffer from Graver Antiques and Interiors

Offered for sale is this 17th Century antique carved oak coffer which has finely carved detail to the panels carved frieze panelled sides and a lovely iron lock plate Lovely

£985

$1,266 €1,111

Oak Paneled Coffer C.1690 from Oakfield Gallery

This is a late 17th century oak coffer of paneled construction standing on stile feet The front panels have diamond shaped applied moulding decoration The stiles mullions and

£345

$443 €389

Lovely Oak Coffer / Marriage Chest c.1700 from Charnwood Antiques

This is a lovely oak coffer marriage chest with three panel front geometrically inlaid with fruitwood Solid oak ends with shaped cut outs to form the legs This coffer

£895

$1,150 €1,009

Oak Coffer c.1700 from Anne Stroud Antiques

This is an early 18th Century antique oak panelled coffer which has a good colour and in good overall condition as found

£475

$611 €536

Small Oak Coffer c.1920 from Oakfield Gallery

This is an early 20th century oak coffer of small proportions having fielded panels to the front and back decorated with carved mouldings The top is paneled in the same

£225

$289 €254

17th Century Carved Oak Coffer from Wickersley Antiques

This is a rare Jacobean coffer blanket box in oak fantastic condition all very original lots of character large and heavy just as they should be

£1,250

$1,607 €1,409

Oak Coffer Dated 1686 Initials Mt from Wickersley Antiques

This is a three panel blanket box or coffer dated 1686 with the initials MT these are original and have not been added later the box retains its original hinges

£POA

18th Century Painted Dowry Chest from Pappilon

An antique hand-painted marriage or dowry chest originating from Northern Europe and dating from the late 18th centuryFeaturing subtle original handpainted decorations to the front and sides of the chest

£950

$1,221 €1,071

Fantastic 18th Century Antique Carved Oak Panelled Coffer from Graver Antiques and Interiors

This is a fantastic 18th Century antique carved oak panelled coffer with three panels to the top fantastic carved frieze and panels to the front as well as panelled sides

£1,485

$1,909 €1,674

Small George II Period Oak Coffer from Sturmans Antiques Ltd

This is a small George II period oak two panel coffer Stop moulded surround to the front and top Original iron hinges Superb rich colour and patina

£595

$765 €671

19th Century Chinese Export Leather & Brass Coffer from Salisbury Antiques

Offered for sale is this early 19th Century antique Export leather and brass bound coffer trunk with original lining paper now raised on an oak stand

£925

$1,189 €1,043

Oak Chest Box c.1900 from McBains Antiques 2 Vintage

Offered for sale is this antique country oak blanket box

£225

$289 €254

English Solid Oak Mule Chest from Millers Antiques

A good quality 18th Century English solid oak mule chest or coffer The chest has lift-up lid storage and two drawers below with brass handles The coffer is in

£750

$964 €846

Ipswich Carved Oak Coffer c.1900 from Salisbury Antiques

Offered for sale is this antique Ipswich carved front oak coffer with inlay to front

£475

$611 €536