Lot 243
New England Paint Decorated Blanket Chest
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Early 19th century, six board dovetailed construction, retaining original mustard yellow painted decoration, hinged lid with applied molded trim, interior with lidded till, rounded base trim raised on black painted turned feet.

21.5 x 37.5 x 18 in.

From the collection of Dr. Henry T. Perkins, Jr., Raleigh, North Carolina

Expected paint loss and wear to surface; marring to top; later hinges; no key; missing clasp.