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A selection of boxes from Somerset-based Pete Reay.

The left-hand pair are 6-drawer coin/necklace chests in bog oak which has been dated as having been planted in 2976 BC.
The bog oak cases are secret dovetailed and the drawers feature bog oak fronts, ribbon sycamore sides and cedar bases.  The fittings are silver plated and brass respctively.  Overall sizes are 6.3/8"x6.3/8"x5.3/4" (162mm x 162mm x 146mm)

On the right are a pair of bog oak jewellery cases of similar construction to the above but with drawer sides in Allerche(?)
Overall sizes are 7.1/4"x5.1/2"x5.7/8" (184mm x 140mm x 149mm)

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