Wood, White pine (by microanalysis)
Overall: 15 1/2 x 32 1/2 x 15 in. ( 39.4 x 82.6 x 38.1 cm )
Chalk inscription inside lid: "Fassb[illeg] / 2 / 70-" (probably 20th century)
Pine chest with carved decoration; rectangular top with two inset molded panels; front panel carved with three arches on wide fluted columns and numbers "1 6 7 8" carved between; sides have inset molded panels; pinwheel motif stamped around perimeter; molded base on turned bun feet (later); wrought iron hardware.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Purchased from Strub & Morgan, Dec. 1924; The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.