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Painted and Decorated Whitewood Dome-top Box

Auction:
2052
Lot:
306
Sold for:
$5,463$4,750

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Auction:
Sale #2052 - 2052
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
February 24, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Painted and Decorated Whitewood Dome-top Box, Shaftsbury, Vermont area, 1820s, attributed to the Matteson family, the green and yellow vinegar-painted central decoration surrounded by simulated inlaid quarter round fans, cross-banded tiger maple veneers and circles, repeated on four areas of the six-board form, original surface, varnished, (imperfections), ht. 12, wd. 24, dp. 12 1/2 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Shaftsbury, Decorated Whitewood Dome, Vermont, Bennington County, Vermont, Matteson