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Paint-decorated Dower Chest

Auction:
2431
Lot:
574
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Paint-decorated Dower Chest, Pennsylvania, early 19th century, painted salmon red with dark brown smoke designs bordered in yellow and green on ball-turned feet, (minor imperfections), ht. 28, wd. 48 3/4, dp. 21 1/2 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Left side has a couple of scratches that were touched up; top has some paint loss to the smoke design.

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