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Item Details

Lot #499
DepartmentFurniture
Low Estimate$1,500.00
High Estimate$2,500.00
Last UpdatedJune 12, 2019

Description

SAILOR-MADE LIFT-TOP SEA CHEST 19th Century
Exterior painted black. Lid attached with iron hinges. Painted decoration on interior of lid of American flags, one marked Free Trade", flanking a seascape with a three-masted steamship and a distant sailboat. Interior fitted with ditty box. Ropework beckets. Height 16.5". Width 36". Depth 17.5"."

Condition

Age split to top. Heat-crazed finish.

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