Mid-18th Century French Louis XIV Carved Walnut Oratory Cabinet from Lyon
Place this elegant antique Arma Christi “Oratoire” in an entry or bedroom. Crafted in France, circa 1760, the fruitwood cabinet stands on short square front legs. The Provincial confiturier, features a slant lectern top with hinged front and raised book stop, decorated with hand carved two-tone star motif; raising the top, it reveals inside storage usually reserved for bibles, rosaries, missals or other biblical items. The cabinet features a carved center door with raised panel embellished with curved decor; when opens, the inside reveals shelving for additional storage. The religious oratory is in excellent condition commensurate with age and use, and adorns a rich walnut patina. Original lock and key included. Measures: 27.25″ W x 18″ D x 34.75″ H.
|Dimensions||27.25" W x 18" D x 34.75" H|