19th Century Norman Oak Buffet

19th Century Norman Oak Buffet

Code: 10665


W: 140cm (55.1")H: 245cm (96.5")D: 50cm (19.7")


Beautiful hand carved early 19th century Norman 2 part buffet
From the town of  Rouen in north east Normandy 
Fine details throughout of flowers and classical details.
This piece would have been made to celebrate a marriage and commissioned by the father of the bride.
At the end of the ceremony all the gifts would have been wheeled out on a horse drawn cart decorated with flowers, then taken to the home of the newly wedded couple.
Original brass fittings, fitted inside with shelves