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Four Graduating Green-painted Shaker Oval Covered Boxes

Auction:
2349
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$9,988$8,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Four Graduating Green-painted Shaker Oval Covered Boxes, probably New England, late 19th century, the boxes with pine top and bottom with bent maple sides; the two smaller boxes joined with three fingers and secured with copper tacks; the two larger with four fingers, (paint wear, stains), sizes from smallest to largest: ht. 2 1/2, 3 7/8 x 6; 2: ht. 3, 4 3/4 x 7 3/8; ht. 3 1/2, 6 1/8 x 8 7/8; ht. 4 1/8, 7 1/8 x 10 3/8 in.

Provenance: Robert Avery Smith, Rockingham, Vermont.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Keywords

New England, Rockingham, Robert Avery Smith, Vermont

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