07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Continental Painted Pine Trunk

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Continental Painted Pine Trunk, dated "1813," the hinged rectangular top with floral bouquets within painted frames, the decoration repeated on the front along with worn initials and date, the sides sponge-decorated, on shaped feet, ht. 25, wd. 47 3/4, dp. 27 1/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

Wear and loss to paint, especially on lid, horizontal crack running length of lid, chips and nicks along edges, scratches and abrasions to surface.