NEW ENGLAND CHIPPENDALE BOMBE OR KETTLE-FRONT DOCUMENT BOX, LATE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY.

Est. $800-$1,200

Sold: $12,000 ($10,000)

In the original blue paint and fitted with the original hardware, of dovetail construction, the cover with brass bail and opening to a single compartment, the molded base on spurred ogee bracket feet. Height 8 ¼ inches, length 13 ½ inches.

Provenance: Joe Kindig, Jr. and Son, York, Pennsylvania, 1951.