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Pennsylvania-German Decorated Chest

Pennsylvania-German Decorated Chest

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~ ITEM DETAILS ~

Dimensions: Ht. 26 3/4", W. 49", D. 20 1/4"
Date / Circa: c. 1820-1830
Maker / Origin: Centre County, Pennsylvania
Medium: Poplar with the original polychrome finish including rare lions and birds.
Miscellaneous: This chest is one of a just a handful of chests by this decorator from Centre County and to our knowledge the only one depicting lions. We have owned one other example.

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