Early French / Flemish oak misericord depicting a vase with a central carved heart ( possibly a sacred heart) with entwined palm leaf/ vine border , the seat has a wonderful worn dry surface
with an ancient figured knot within it. Dry unwaxed surface throughout hinges replaced . 17th Century.
European France / Flanders 1600s
25.4 cms High (10 inches)
61.0 cms Wide (24 inches)