CONNECTICUT PILGRIM CENTURY SALMON PAINTED AND FLORAL DECORATED OAK BLANKET CHEST WITH DRAWER, GUILFORD-SAYBROOK AREA.

Est. $8,000-$12,000
Sold: $9,600 ($8,000)

Height 33 ½ inches, width 45 ½ inches, depth 19 ½ inches.

Literature: For similar examples, see Dean Fales "American Painted Furniture, 1660-1880," pp. 24-31; William Warren, "Were the Guilford Painted Chests Made in Saybrook?," Connecticut Historical Society Bulletin, January 1958, pp. 1-10; and Dean Fales, "The Furniture of Historic Deerfield," fig. 368, p. 174.

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