TREEN

OPUS ANTIQUES SPECIALISE IN ANTIQUE TREEN AND DECORATIVE WOODEN ITEMS

 

The word treen derived from the word tree, is a term used to describe wooden household objects, all turned from one piece of wood e.g. a bowl, plate, gingerbread mould and spoons, always having a function.

 

When a piece of wood has been painstakingly turned or carved, handled, polished and loved over a few hundred years old, it can develop a wonderful colour and patina and becomes an irresistible piece of antique treen