An Austrian Empire painted chest with the original blue marbling or jigsaw decoration favoured in the Giant Mountains. It has carved and floral decorated arched fielded panels. These boxes were often made to commemorate a marriage. Austrian Empire, circa 1820. Width: 122cms (48 inches) Depth: 63cms (25 inches) Height: 67cms (26.5 inches)
Miniature painted dower chest, probably Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, ca. 1800 (Close-up of Front)
The Rick & Terry Ciccotelli Folk Art Collection - Small Paint-Decorated Lift-Top Chest Inscribed "W.M." Western Pennsylvania, Dated 1861 - Pine, original painted decoration, 22 1/4 x 34 x 16 inches. Inscribed on the front "W.M." / 1861"