Exceptional Toleware Document Box

toleware document box

antique painted toleware box

Tear Sheet

Probably Pennsylvania

c. 1840-1860

Tinned sheet iron with the original Japanned ground with red, green, and yellow polychrome floral decoration; original oval pressed brass bail handle on lid

Ht. 7 ½”, W. 10”, D. 6 ½”

Provenance: Private Texas Collection