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Workbox, Sewing, Trinket, Original Decorated Surface & Hardware American, Early 19th Century Gilt And hand painted decoration against black ground …

(Very good original condition, minor “rub” to right rear side that doesn’t distract in-person; height: 3.75"; width: 10"; depth: 7"




Previous Offerings or Gone to New Homes

Paint Decorated Table Box, Dresser Box, Original Freehand Painted Decoration
Maine, Circa 1825 to 1835
Basswood - SOLD

Antique Paint Decorated Table/Dresser Box with Original Freehand Decoration, Circa 1825 to 1835, angle view 1

A lovely painted and decorated [table] box with two drawers below a scalloped shelf projecting beneath the arched and scalloped back; original white paint with pink and green rose decoration. (Very good original condition; H: 12.25”, W: 11.5”, D: 9.25”)

532-97 - SOLD

Document Box, Original Paint Decoration, Leather Handle
New England, 19th Century
Rag or putty rolled vinegar grained decoration
Poplar - SOLD

(Lock and hasp original, interior vapor barrier molding intact; H: 5.5"; W: 13"; D: 7")

532-57 - SOLD

Slide Lid Candle Box, Broadly Brushed Original Paint Decoration
Stylized trees and other bold devices done in black against red
New England, Early 19th Century (1820’s)
White Pine - SOLD

Antique Paint Decorated Slide Lid Candle Box, New England, Early 19th Century, upright view

(Very good condition; 9 by 4 by 5.5”)

606-108 - SOLD

Paint Decorated
Trinket Box
All decoration
Circa 1830's - SOLD

As depicted, a superb example of fancy paint; brown on yellow rag/putty rolled decoration. Dovetail construction, original hardware. Clean; missing lock.
(Height: 5.75 inches; width: 18 inches; depth: 9.25 inches.)

201-215 - SOLD

Stepped Box
With Reverse Painted Glass Inserts - SOLD

Approximately 14" by 7" by 8" overall, top box approximately 11.5" by 3" by 6". Stepped Glove box / dresser box painted brown with 3 reverse painting on glass inserts (one cracked), two on the top box, one on the bottom drawer, the inserts are held in place with ebonized beading, the 2 wood knobs on the drawer are also ebonized, top box has lid and is lined with wallpaper and has cove molding joining it to bottom box. Overall very good condition with usual wear on paint particularly on the right corner of the lid, the drawer has a hole drilled where a lock was apparently planned but never added.

514-52 - SOLD

Fancy Paint Decorated Medium-Size Box
New England or New York State
Early 19th Century
Poplar - SOLD

The box is of dovetail construction; rectangular top over conforming case. The lid is received by competently chamfered and mitered interior moldings. Putty-rolled paint decoration...full coverage decoration consisting of, half and quarter-roundels along with other rolled techniques. The box remains in very good original condition including iron lock and brass hinges. Paint is full coverage and remains bright; top will benefit from a good cleaning...all yellow ground intact with faded red decoration. (Height: 8-inches; width: 17.75-inches; depth: 9.25-inches.)

348-77 - SOLD

If you are interested in buying any of these items, please call (978) 597-8084 or email David Hillier at

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