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Bittersweet-painted Lapped-seam Covered Box

Auction:
2608M
Lot:
633
Sold for:
$521$425

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2608M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Bittersweet-painted Lapped-seam Covered Box, New Hampshire, 19th century, round box with pine top and bottom, bent ash sides with opposing lapped-finger joinery, (minor cracks), ht. 1 3/4, dia. 4 3/8 in.

Provenance: Purchased from Tom and Nan Lindsey, Meredith, New Hampshire.
Estimate $300-500

Two small cracks at joinery "finger" tip on either side of tack on the box.

Keywords

New Hampshire, Meredith, Nan Lindsey, Tom Lindsey, United States

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