Lot 239
North Carolina Painted Punched Tin Pie Safe
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Attributed to the North Eastern region, mid 19th century, one part form, poplar with all over original black painted surface, rectangular flat top, two upper hinged cabinet doors each with three punched tins featuring fillthought and hearts, shelved interior, above two hinged lower paneled cabinet doors, shelved interior, the left and right case sides with two punched tin panels with repeating motif above a lower recessed panel, straight tapered feet from the stile

68.25 x 42.5 x 17 in., case width 38.5 in.

Acquired from the Estate of Dr. Johnny Paine, Sunbury, North Carolina

Later interior lower shelf; expected paint wear especially at edges and knobs.

$1,000 - 2,000