Oval Polychrome Painted Wooden Bride's Box
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
- Date / Time :
- November 01, 2008 3:00PM
Oval Polychrome Painted Wooden Bride's Box, northern Europe, early 19th century, the top showing a scene with a young man tumbling with one foot in a globe of the world below an indistinct inscription reading "Mit veil gedult und wenig Gelt/Binich gekommen durch die Welt," the sides decorated with floral bands, (minor paint losses), ht. 7, dia. 17 3/4 in.
The cover with three cracks 5, 3 1/2, and 3 in..