Cutlery Box with Carved Horses(SOLD)
~ ITEM DETAILS ~Dimensions: L 11 3/4", W 7 5/8", H 6" including handle
Date / Circa: Circa 1850-70
Maker / Origin: Unknown, possibly New York State
Medium: Oak and poplar with paper used behind cut-work stars and retaining a natural varnish finish w/black details.
Miscellaneous: Also unique is the use of veneered sides w/open-work, cut-out stars applied over blue paper similarly used as background for paper-cuts or scherenschnitts.