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Green and Yellow Paint-decorated Lapped-seam Covered Box

Auction:
2608M
Lot:
634
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

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

Description:

Green and Yellow Paint-decorated Lapped-seam Covered Box, America, 19th century, round box with pine top and bottom and maple lapped-seam sides, the top with a yellow-painted crossed leaf motif, the sides with an undulating leafy vine, on a green ground with yellow-striped borders, the bottom with impressed initials "IA," the interior with an indistinct named inscribed on the underside of the lid, ht. 2 3/4, dia. 5 in.

Provenance: Found in an antiques shop in Ipswich, Massachusetts, in 1978.
Estimate $800-1,200

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