Decorated Blanket Chest



Tear Sheet

Southeastern Pennsylvania

c. 1830

Pine retaining the original bold yellow and ochre sponge-painted finish

Ht. 25 3/4", W. 49 1/2", D. 21"

This blanket chest is distinguished by its tall and defined black cut-out bracket feet and molding and strong sponge-painted finish.  The interior is fitted with a till and drawer and original iron butt hinges. Excellent condition.