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Americana & International - Session Two

Sat, Jan 18, 2020 09:00AM EST
Lot 432

Pennsylvania painted black unicorn dower chest

Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000

Bid Increments

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$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
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$200,000 $20,000
$500,000 $50,000
Berks County, Pennsylvania painted pine black unicorn dower chest, ca. 1780, retaining its original decoration, with central panel of rampant unicorns flanked by panels, with horse and riders with a salmon surround, 21" h., 47 1/4" w. Provenance: A Maryland collection, Pook & Pook, Inc.

Condition

Depth - 20" (case), 22" (top). Top is locked, no key. Very sturdy. Feet appear original. Base has been reshaped. Paint looks good and original. Provenance: Maryland collection.