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Early 19th C Miniature Wallpaper-covered Box


Early 19th C Miniature Wallpaper-covered Box

Early 19th C Miniature Wallpaper-covered Box
Early 19th C Miniature Wallpaper-covered Box
Early 19th C Miniature Wallpaper-covered Box
Early 19th C Miniature Wallpaper-covered Box
Early 19th C Miniature Wallpaper-covered Box
Early 19th C Miniature Wallpaper-covered Box


This diminutive and very sweet little box was purchased out of the same collection as the other listed. Hence, you can see, that look absolutely wonderful together.

Measuring a mere 3 inches long by 2 ¼ inches wide by 1 ¾ inches deep, it is in excellent condition with minor signs of wear attendant with age and use (see photos). The paper is a hand-blocked print of Windsor green and burgundy on a cream ground which has age to tan. The interior and bottom papers are old newsprint and there is a simple signature on the bottom “David”. I am uncertain as to whether this was the signature of the maker or the owner. Nonetheless it adds to its charm.

Age: First quarter 19th C. Origin: New York State.

Boxes like this are prizes to find these days. It is my privilege to offer it
here for your consideration.

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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