Pennsylvania Berks County Painted Blanket Chest

American (Berks County, Pennsylvania), ca 1807. A paint decorated blanket chest in poplar, having a molded lift top surface with interior till, the dovetail constructed case dated and paint decorated with tulips and geometrical design, rising on bracket feet; ht. 24, wd. 50, dp. 22.5 in. 

Provenance:Property from the Americana Collection of Dr. Dale and Ann Knight Gutman, Cincinnati, OhioPurchased from Irvin & Dolores Boyd, Meetinghouse Antique Shop, Fort Washington, Pennsylvania


Item is in good condition, retains original finish and paint. Surface wear throughout. 

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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