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Table 1
Language Used to Describe Chests in Burgundian Accounts and Inventories
Ars/archote abbreviation of arche, usually used to describe a smaller chest. 
Arche chest or box, larger than an ars 
Bahus type of chest; also used to describe textile covers, sometimes used to cover chests 
Coffre chest 
Coffret/coffrot small chest 
Coffre de mer sea chest 
Huche/housse chest or trunk, linked to huchier, a chest maker 
Male chest, case, or wooden box 
Male à trousses chest in the form of a trunk, for travel 
Ars/archote abbreviation of arche, usually used to describe a smaller chest. 
Arche chest or box, larger than an ars 
Bahus type of chest; also used to describe textile covers, sometimes used to cover chests 
Coffre chest 
Coffret/coffrot small chest 
Coffre de mer sea chest 
Huche/housse chest or trunk, linked to huchier, a chest maker 
Male chest, case, or wooden box 
Male à trousses chest in the form of a trunk, for travel 
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