German Paint-Decorated Pine Marriage Chest, Dated 1846
|Materials||Pine, Paint-decorated wood|
|Period||Mid-19th Century, Antique|
|Additional Information||Chest is locked, no key. Painted inscription to front in German translates roughly to: “With me there is always the desire, whoever loves me I love too, year 1846.”.|
- 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.
- chest is locked, no key; cracks to top, losses to molding, nicks, scratches and abrasions, consistent with age and use.