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Painted Dower Chest

Painted Dower Chest
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Painted Dower Chest

Painted Dower Chest Inscribed, Johannes, Boffert, 1837,  Pennsylvania.  Poplar, polychrome paint decoration.  In a wonderful state of preservation, original paint and original glass pulls, some areas of wear, replaced hinges.  This is a beautifully simple, understated piece, well constructed with all dovetailed joints.  It retains a dry, untouched surface with soft colors that add to its overall appeal.

Dimensions: 
27 3/4"h x 5"w x 22"d
Item ID: F-PF-BC 010