Antique, Trunk, Hide Covered,
Brass Tack Ornamentation, Historic

Antique, Trunk, Hide Covered,<br />
Brass Tack Ornamentation, Historic<br />
Anonymous, Image 1

A superbly decorated pine box with hide covering, original lock, and brass hardware. The interior papered in blue; rosehead nails. Penned within the lid interior: "Grandfather Louis Noe's Chest, 'B.F.U.' Please see bottom". Written on the base is found: "This chest I feel certain come along with the Noe's from France when they accom. (sic) (Gen.) Marquis de Lafayette to the U.S. of America".

Date: Circa 1800

Measurement: Height: 6.5"; width: 14.25"; depth: 7.5"


SKU: 424-342

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