Paint-decorated Bride's Box, Pennsylvania, c. 1820, oblong covered box with poplar top and bottom and lapped-seam constructed sides joined with flat tin staples, the exterior decorated with an arabesque pattern in gray with green and salmon dots on a creamy white ground, ht. 3 3/4, wd. 9, lg. 13 in.
Provenance: Collection of Bob Burger; Walters-Benisek, purchased in 1996.
Some light staining around edge on on side of cover, scattered scuffs and paint losses especially some of the salmon dots.
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