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Monumental Vinegar Grained Treen Canister
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction

American, 19th century. A monumental vinegar decorated treen canister in yellow poplar, dated  with tacks 1847 on finial of lid; ht. 12.5, dia. 10.5 in.



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


Condition:  

Old repair to lid. Chips to lid and rim of canister. Surface scratches. Age cracks.

Sold: $960.00
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