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Item Details

Lot #22
DepartmentFurniture
Low Estimate$1,500.00
High Estimate$2,500.00
Last UpdatedMay 20, 2019

Description

WOODEN CHEST MADE ON NANTUCKET Early 19th Century
Sailcloth-covered top with painted geometric design. Front and sides with additional geometric designs; front also with H.S". Interior completely lined with Nantucket Inquirer newspapers, mostly dated 1822. Height 15.5". Width 39.5". Depth 19.5"."

Condition

Sailcloth top with minor wear, staining and tears. Decoration with moderate wear.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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