Early 18th Century Blue Painted Casket

Early 18th Century Blue Painted Casket

Prepossessing 18th century William and Mary New England ball-foot storage, dower or bible box.  Original, very dry,  blue milk-painted surface with great patina.  Constructed throughout with rose-head nails and retaining original hinges. Initials "H x N" painted on the front in white.   All original in every way.  Interior of top has 2 batten boards on inside of  lid.  26" wide X 14" deep X 11 1/2" tall (including ball feet).   SOLD

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