North European Metal-Bound and Polychromed Oak Dome Top Chest, dated 1853
|Materials||Paint-decorated wood, Oak, Metal|
|Marks||The front panel is inscribed “M.M.D. / 1853.”|
- Please note, this is an item that may be especially difficult to move and/or transport. Unless the shipping option is selected, the winner is responsible for bringing appropriate assistance, vehicle, proper materials, and any necessary tools to pickup.
- overall with various scratches, marks, nicks/chips, cracks/splits, and abrasions consistent with age and use; scattered paint wear/losses, residue, and stains; metal components with dents, bends, and oxidation/rust; metal straps with some breaks/losses (two entire straps are missing where later black-painted strips are located); hinges are broken thus lid is not attached to base; missing portion of interior till.