Description : An exceptional, chip-carved Tramp Art Box, American, ca. Hinged cedar or pine box with brass hardware, star-form upholster tack accents and integrated locking mechanism. Handled lid opens to reveal a rectangular compartment. Exterior is stained in a medium wood tone.
Very fine attention to detail throughout; a wonderful, well-preserved example of early-20thC Folk Art. Lacking the original key, but replacements can easily be found. The photos are probably the best description for this Keeper. It has not been cleaned.
There is a natural check on the unfinished interior lid which can be easily lined with any material of your choosing. Displays brilliantly; perfectly practical for holding a wide variety of your other small treasures. See photos for complete details and close-ups.
Please consider them as part of the description. Box measures approximately 8-1/2"L x 6"H x 5-3/4D overall. Height to top of handle in the upright position: 6-3/4H.
Dimensions of interior compartment: 7"L x 4-1/2"H x 4-1/4D. Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily.
The item "Antique Wooden Chip Carved Tramp Folk Art Jewelry Dresser Trinket Box, c1915, NR" is in sale since Monday, August 28, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Boxes". The seller is "mgs1971" and is located in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.