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Paint-Decorated Wooden Wall Box

Auction:
2482
Lot:
424
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Paint-Decorated Wooden Wall Box, America, early 19th century, rectangular box with hinged slant lid, pierced shaped backboard, with black-painted ovolo corners, borders, and leaf motifs and yellow striping, on a red ground, the interior with two compartments, (paint wear), ht. 11, wd. 17 1/2, dp. 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

Most of the leaf motifs and borders are worn off on the slant lid.

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Backboard, Box

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