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May 21, 2016 10:00AMCalender

Red-painted and Decorated Six-board Blanket Chest

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2897M Location: Off Premises Date / Time: May 21, 2016 10:00AM


Red-painted and Decorated Six-board Blanket Chest, Guilford, Connecticut, c. 1710, nailed construction, the lid with notched ends, the front with remnants of white-painted decoration and initials "NS," the ends with demilune cutouts centering a heart pendant, ht. 27, wd. 48, dp. 19 in.

Provenance: Descended in the Dudley family of Guilford, Connecticut.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

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