Early French Primitive Oxblood-Red Painted Cupboard | Skelton Culver

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Early French Primitive Oxblood-Red Painted Cupboard

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Early French primitive oxblood-red painted cupboard built circa 1820-1839. Used in rural French mountain community. Retains remnants of original oxblood-red paint. Old screened paneled doors open to reveal three shelves of storage. Lower fourth storage shelf. May serve as bookcase, display shelves or – as originally intended – as a cupboard.

  • Period: 19th century
  • Condition: Excellent
  • Condition details: Wear consistent with age and use. Remnants of original, or early, paint.
  • Materials: Oak, paint and iron
  • Ref number: M822.28
  • Dimensions: H 76.5 in x W 38 in x D 14.5 in (Interior measures W 35 in x D 11.75, 1st shelf: H 14.25 in, 2nd shelf: H 14.68 in, 3rd shelf: H 14.75 in, and lower shelf: H 14.75 in x W 35 in x D 11.5 in)