Rare Chip-Carved Round Covered Box
Inscribed on lid, Lewis R. Black, Deer Isle, ME.
Early 19th c.
Carved wood with original polychrome paint.
Over-all in excellent condition, some loss and wear to paint.
Provenance: Private collection, Rochester, NY.
This wonderful folk art chip-carved pantry box was most likely made as a “keepsake” and has survived in remarkable condition.
Dimensions: 4 ½”h, 9” diam.
Item ID: DA-ACC 114