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Blue Painted Sea Chest

Auction:
2282
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$881$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
August 14, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Blue Painted Sea Chest, probably Rhode Island, early 19th century, the hinged lift top opens to a well with till, above the dovetailed case with applied molding and becket handles, old painted surface, (imperfections), ht. 21, wd. 45, dp. 19 1/2 in.

Provenance: Betty Alden House, Little Compton, RI
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

Rhode Island, Little Compton, Becket, Massachusetts, New England, Newport County, Rhode Island

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