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Americana & International - Session One

Thu, Jan 13, 2022 06:00PM EST
Lot 70

Mahantongo Valley, Pennsylvania dower chest

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$200,000 $20,000
$500,000 $50,000

Mahantongo Valley, Pennsylvania painted poplar dower chest, dated 1828, inscribed Daniel Ganser, with two ivory astragal panels on a flame grained ground, 29" h., 46" w. Pictured in Decorated Furniture of the Mahantongo Valley, by Henry Reed, page 17. Provenance: A Lewisburg, Pennsylvania collector.

Touch up and repairs to feet. Brasses replaced.

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