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A VERY ATTRACTIVE, MID-LATE 20th CENTURY, CARVED OAK, 'MONASTIC WOODCRAFT', 'NORWEGIAN' RUG / BLANKET CHEST, OF EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY AND CONDITION. THIS FABULOUS OAK BLANKET CHEST WAS MADE BY 'RUPERT GRIFFITHS' 'MONASTIC WOODCRAFT LTD' OF BRAILSFORD, DERBYSHIRE. THE 'NIGEL GRIFFITHS' WORKSHOP / SHOWROOM IS STILL RUNNING TODAY AND IS NOW BASED AT THE OLD CHEESE FACTORY, GRANGEMILL, DERBYSHIRE. EACH ITEM OF FURNITURE IS INDIVIDUALLY CRAFTED, WITH HAND CUT DOVETAILS AND IS PLANED, SANDED, CARVED, STAINED AND POLISHED ALL BY HAND. THE BLANKET CHEST IS CONSTRUCTED USING TRADITIONAL METHODS AND ONLY THE VERY BEST QUALITY SOLID OAK TIMBER IS USED THROUGH-OUT, INCLUDING ALL DRAWER LININGS, THE BACK AND BASE OF EACH PIECE OF FURNITURE. THE CHEST HAS A SPACIOUS, LIFT UP TOP, WHICH HAS TRADITIONAL STRAIGHT CUT EDGES, WITH SHAPED MOULDED ENDS AND HAND MADE WOODEN PEGGED HINGES. THERE ARE SIX INSET OAK PANELS TO THE LID / TOP, ALL WITH MOULDED / 'FIELDED' 'PICTURE FRAME' BORDERS. THE CHEST HAS SOLID, INSET OAK, SIDE PANELS AGAIN WITH MATCHING MOULDED 'FIELDED' BORDERS AND THERE ARE STYLISH, SWEPT CARRYING HANDLES AT EACH END. THERE ARE MATCHING INSET 'FIELDED' OAK PANELS ACROSS THE FRONT OF THE CHEST, WITH A FURTHER TWO STYLISH 'FLUTED' MOTIF CARVED PANELS ABOVE. THE BLANKET CHEST HAS A DECORATIVE 'CHOP-CARVED' BORDER AROUND THE BASE AND IT STANDS ON STYLISH CARVED 'PAW' FRONT FEET. THE RUG CHEST IS ALSO OAK LINED, INCLUDING THE BACK AND THERE ARE VISIBLE PEGGED JOINTS THROUGH-OUT, FOR ADDITIONAL STRENGTH. IT IS ALSO STAMPED / BRANDED WITH THE 'MONASTIC WOODCRAFT LTD' BEETLE, WHICH IS ATTRIBUTED TO THE MAKER 'RUPERT GRIFFITHS'. THIS SUPERIOR QUALITY, 'RUPERT GRIFFITHS', 'HAND-MADE', CARVED OAK, RUG CHEST HAS BEEN CLEANED, RE-POLISHED, IT IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION THROUGH-OUT AND WOULD BE A VERY USEFUL AND ATTRACTIVE ADDITION TO ANY HOME!

HEIGHT 25", WIDTH 43 5/8", DEPTH 17 1/2".

PAYMENT IS BY CHEQUE OR PAYPAL AND MUST CLEAR BEFORE COLLECTION OR DELIVERY CAN BE ARRANGED.

PLEASE ASK FOR A DELIVERY PRICE BEFORE YOU BUY.

WE DISPATCH TO ENGLAND AND WALES ONLY BUT YOU ARE MORE THAN WELCOME TO USE YOUR OWN COURIER.

****PROFESSIONAL FURNITURE COURIERS ONLY. NO PARCEL POST OR PARCEL COURIERS.****

IF YOU NEED ANYMORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT ME AND I WILL ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS OR PROBLEMS YOU MIGHT HAVE.

BUT PLEASE NO OFFERS!!!

COURIER DELIVERY USUALLY TAKES AROUND 14 WORKING DAYS OR LESS BUT PLEASE ALLOW 28 WORKING DAYS IN EXTREME CASES.

WE DO NOT DELIVER TO SCOTLAND BUT YOU ARE MORE THAN WELCOME TO USE YOUR OWN COURIER.

****PROFESSIONAL FURNITURE COURIERS ONLY. NO PARCEL POST OR PARCEL COURIERS.****

IF YOU NEED ANY ADDITIONAL DELIVERY INFORMATION OR A DELIVERY QUOTE ETC

WE HAVE MORE QUALITY 'OLD CHARM' / 'JAYCEE' / 'BEVAN FUNNELL' / 'TITCHMARSH AND GOODWIN' FURNITURE FOR SALE, PLEASE CHECK OUT OUR EBAY SHOP FOR DETAILS!!!!!!!

PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS AN ON-LINE BUSINESS, WE DO NOT HAVE A SHOWROOM / SHOP PREMISES. ITEMS CAN BE VIEWED BUT IS STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT ONLY!!

PLEASE BE AWARE BEFORE MAKING AN APPOINTMENT, ALL ITEMS HAVE BEEN WORKED ON, THEREFORE WE DO NOT ACCEPT OFFERS, GIVE DISCOUNTS OR PROVIDE A FREE DELIVERY SERVICE!!!

PAYMENT IS VIA CHEQUE / PAYPAL OR CASH ON COLLECTION. WE DO NOT ACCEPT BANK TRANSFER.




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Advert Type
Business Advert
Condition
Second Hand
Era
1980s
Colour
RUPERT GRIFFITHS MEDIUM OAK. MODEL No.5.
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