Shaker Red-painted Pine Blanket Chest, Enfield, New Hampshire, c. 1830-40, the dovetailed box with hinged lid, till, and dovetailed bracket base, original red paint, (minor imperfections from use), ht. 21, wd. 39, dp. 17 1/4 in.
Provenance: Doug Hamel, 2000.
Literature: For related examples, see The Complete Book of Shaker Furniture, by Tim Rieman and Jean Burks, p. 263, plates 230 and 231.
lid repaired at left cleat.
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