Rare Decorated Bucket Bench
The ‘Best’ 19th c. Pennsylvania bucket bench incorporating the cut-out lollipop sides and plate bar as seen in 18th c. counterparts along with decorated drawer fronts of beveled construction. An exceptional example with scalloped sides and original, untouched surface.
~ ITEM DETAILS ~Dimensions: H 58", W 47", D 13 3/4"
Date / Circa: Circa 1830
Maker / Origin: Unidentified maker from Reinholds area, Pennsylvania.
Medium: Pine with the original red-painted finish and paint-decorated drawer fronts.
Miscellaneous: Closely related to a group of Dutch cupoards with smoke-decorated doors all found in an area centering around Reinholds, Pennsylvania in Lancaster County. Ex-collection: Steve & Barbara Gittleman