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Small Paint Decorated Covered Box with Star

Auction:
2349
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$9,400$8,000

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

Description:

Small Paint Decorated Covered Box with Star, New England, c. 1840, round box with lapped seam construction fastened with copper tacks, the top centered with two incised red and black painted five-point stars, the side with two incised and red, white, and blue painted American shields, on a light gray ground, ht. 3, dia. 6 3/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

New England, Seam types, Seams

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