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PAINT DECORATED CANDLE BOX
Circa 1820 – 1860
Original Vinegar Grained Paint Decoration. Paint is full coverage, flat top with like decoration on all sides. Box is Dovetail construction, fitted with a sliding lid carved with raised panel; its case has applied and integral blue/green painted molded edge.
This box remains in fine original condition – sliding lid with shrinkage.
It’s all about the decoration, a superb example of fancy paint.