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Turned Wooden Canister and Cover, Plus
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
Continental, 19th century. A turned wooden canister, having a cover and foot which extend slightly past the sides, topped by a tapering hourglass-form handle, decorated in chromium yellow paint with red floral stenciling, PLUS a Scandinavian lap-side wooden box of oval form, having vertical wood hooks to secure the lid, decorated in red and green polychrome paint; largest ht. 6.25 (including handle), dia. 6.25 in.

Provenance:  
From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan


Condition:  
Some surface wear and paint loss. Cover of turned box with small age split near edge. Scandinavian box with broken lid hook and finger. Small age split near finger.
Sold: $330.00
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