York County Blanket Chest (SOLD)
Perhaps the finest from a group of chests made in York County with well defined sgraffito decoration depicting facing birds on the front panel.
~ ITEM DETAILS ~Dimensions: H 24", W 48", D 20 1/2"
Date / Circa: Circa 1830-50
Maker / Origin: Unidentified
Medium: Pine with the original free-hand and sgraffito paint-decorated finish.
Miscellaneous: Illustrated: Fabian, The Pennsylvania-German Decorated Chest, fig. 248.