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Two Painted Round Covered Ash and Pine Storage Boxes

Auction:
2431
Lot:
841
Sold for:
$267$225

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

Description:

Two Painted Round Covered Ash and Pine Storage Boxes, America, 19th century, with wire and wood handles, one painted red, the top and base impressed "T. B. LILLIBRIDGE," the other box painted blue, (wear), ht. 6 1/2, dia. 11 1/2 , 11 1/4 in.

Estimate $200-250

Red box- old surface but third coat of paint, was gray, then green then red. Blue box- original paint, 1 1/2 x 1/2 in loss on cover edge, stable medial crack halfway around box.

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