Cheviot Treasures

SOLD  Two Painted Treenware Boxes

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Cheviot TreasuresCheviot Treasures is located in Oakville, Ontario

 

 

                                  

THE FIRST: A LOVELY PAINTED CIRCULAR BOX WITH LID. THE FINIAL APPLE-GREEN AND THE BALANCE A VERY AGE-DARKENED DEEP RED. THERE IS AN OLD AGE CRACK DOWN ONE SIDE OF THE BOX & LID WHICH WAS FILLED PROBABLY NOT LONG AFTER THE BOX WAS MADE. STANDS ABOUT 3 ½ INCHES HIGH AND THE BASE ROUGHLY 3 ½ INCHES ACROSS AS WELL. LATHE-TURNED. NICE OLD PATINA. 19TH CENTURY.

THE SECOND. A LIDDED BOX IN A MARIGOLD STAIN WITH A PAINTED FLORAL DECORATION ON THE LID SURROUNDED BY RED & BLACK RINGS. A NICE, TIGHTLY FITTED LID. NO CRACKS OR BREAKS. LATHE-TURNED. ORIGINAL FINISH WITH SOME WEAR. ABOUT 3 ¾ INCHES HIGH AND JUST SHORT OF 3 ½ INCHES ACROSS THE BASE.