English Elm Bacon Settle. 18th Century.
English Burr Elm Bacon Settle entirely made from the one tree. Having a curved frame with a very nice panelled back. The top section is panelled with two doors with original locks. Inside the settle remains some of the original iron hooks used to hang bacon, hence the term Bacon Settle. Single plank seat. Excellent colour and patination. Mid 18th Century. W-210cm H-172cm D-67cm.