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Cheffonier or Press

Knock Folk Museum, County Mayo

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Handmade wooden cheffonier with one top drawer and press underneath fronted with two hinged doors. The panelled doors are decorated with hand-carving of a rooster on each.

Storage of bed linen and other household items.

Made by Michael Sloyan, carpenter, Bohauns, Knock in 1918 and used in Knock Parish until 1996.