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Allen, Henry (1669-1673)

Allen, Henry

London (?); cabinet maker (1669–73)

Supplied fourteen pieces of furniture to William, 5th Earl of Bedford at a cost of £66 16s. The main items were a walnut cabinet ‘for my Lady's cabinet’ supplied in 1669 at £17, a 31ʺ looking-glass in a walnut frame at £10, and a sleeping chair at £8 5s in 1672, and ten back stools at £6 10s in 1673. [Bedford Office, London]

The original entry from Dictionary of English Furniture Makers, 1660-1840 can be found at British History Online.