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Lot 78

TWO EARLY AMERICAN DOME-TOP BOXES. A dome topped MA example with polychrome paint, colors of green, charcoal, ochre, and white pin-striping squiggle design and wallpaper liner, snipe hinges, and leather hinge straps. 9.5”H x 20”W x 10”D. Second box is a wallpaper covered, dome-top example. Interior is lined with 1839 NY newspaper. 16”H x 10”W x 9.5” D. Condition: Wooden example has paint loss and one iron bail missing. Wallpaper example age unknown.

(Estimate: $400-600. Note: This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)

TWO EARLY AMERICAN DOME-TOP BOXES.  A dome topped MA example with polychrome paint, colors of green, charcoal, ochre, and white pin-striping squiggle design and wallpaper liner, snipe hinges, and leather hinge straps.  9.5”H x 20”W x 10”D.  Second box is a wallpaper covered, dome-top example.  Interior is lined with 1839 NY newspaper. 16”H x 10”W x 9.5” D. Condition: Wooden example has paint loss and one iron bail missing.  Wallpaper example age unknown.

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