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Late 19th C Storage Box


Late 19th C Storage Box

Late 19th C Storage Box
Late 19th C Storage Box
Late 19th C Storage Box
Late 19th C Storage Box
Late 19th C Storage Box
Late 19th C Storage Box

This is a nice old homemade storage box that has been in a stack here in the house.  Measuring 13 ½ inches wide by 8 inches tall by 8 inches deep, it retains its old deep green pain although, judging by the crazing that has exposed the red wash beneath, that paint may not have been original to the piece.  That having been said, it’s been there a long time.  The interesting about this box is the interior that has been papered and varnished and divided into 2 6 by 6 inch compartments.  I don’t know what it held, but when you open the lid of this box, there is a wonderful smoky (like hickory wood) smell that just makes you want to close your eyes and linger there.

This is another nice country piece.  Now I’m sorry I kept it in a stack all these years as the interior is quite wonderful and makes for a great display.

Price: SOLD


The items featured here are a small sampling of our inventory. If you are looking for a particular item, it may be in the shop so don't hesitate to contact me. Also, do check the photos under the "Shop & Shows" feature page, as you may spot an item in one of them that speaks to your collecting sensibility.

Also, don't hesitate to ask for more photos of a piece..Or ask as many questions as you like about it.


Terms and Conditions of Sale:

Personal checks, money orders, cashiers checks. Personal checks require a 7 business day bank clearance period. Unless prior arrangements have been made, payment must be received within 7 days or item will be re-offered for sale.

I guarantee all items to be as described. I try to be as thorough and meticulous in my descriptions as possible, and will gladly send additional photos as well as answer any questions about a piece in order to avoid return of merchandise.

In the event there is a discrepancy with respect to an item's representation, I must be notified within 48 hours of receipt of the piece. Upon notification, and my approval, the item must be returned within 7 days in the condition it was received in order to receive a refund less shipping and insurance.

Taxes:
Pennsylvania residents must pay 6% sales tax unless they possess a valid resale number.

Shipping and Handling:
Purchaser is responsible for all shipping, handling and insurance costs. I ship via the best and lowest priced carrier for the piece. Pickup of items at The Black Angus in Adamstown, Pennsylvania is a possibility depending on circumstances.

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