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Plans for developing sixteen items in keeping with cautious research and dimension of infrequent originals from 1100-1500. contains a bench, chair, desk, chest, mattress, door, wine cupboard, candlestand, and cradle.
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Extra resources for Constructing Medieval Furniture: Plans and Instructions with Historical Notes (Master Craftsmen)
If this is indeed one of Archbishop Kilwardby's chests, it must have been built before 1276 and altered to have three locks. The chest may have originally been several inches taller than it now is. The unusual open work on the feet of the chest indicates that there may have been more to the design of the leg than survives. An example of a similar complete leg is shown in the construction drawings at the end of the chapter. If one of the feet had become badly damaged, or if moisture had caused them to rot, it would have been reasonable to saw off the legs to a level above the damage.
In thi s instance, follow the instructions for making lateral bends in metal in chapter 2. After the hinges and straps are forged, attach them to the body of the desk. Set the door panel into place, positioning it so that most of the Yl6-inch (Smm) gap is on the left side of the door (the side that swings out ward), and attach the loose ends of the hinge to the door panel. The escutcheon plate and striker plate from the lock are cut out of lightweight metal as specified in the materials list. Top The top plank may now be fitted into position.
PART NUMBER OF PIECES front left panel front right panel 1 door THICKNESS WIDTH LENGTH %" (l9mm) X 1314" (336mm) X 37" (940mm) %" (l9mm) X 12 Yz" (317mm) X 37 " (940mm) 3;4" (l9mm) X 17" (432mm) X 37" (940mm) side panels 2 W' (l9mm) X 17" (432mm) X 29" (737mm) left side back panel 1 W' (19mm) X 14" (356mm) X 32" (813mm) right side back panel 1 W' (l9mm) X 12" (305mm) X 32" (813mm) back panel 1 W' (l9mm) X 5" (l27mm) X 32" (813mm) back panels 2 W' (19mm) X 6" (152mm) X 32" (813mm) skids 3 21jz" (63mm) X r X 21W' (552mm) bottom 1 WI (l9mm) X 17" (432mm) X 44" (lm118mm) top 1 %" (l9mm) X 18" (457mm) X 43" (lm92mm) shelf 2 W' (19mm) X 17" (432mm) X 41Yz" (1m54mm) dowel 1 Yz" (l3mm) round (178mm) 24" (610mm) METAL All metal is hot-rolled flat stock.