FINE RARE NEW ENGLAND SCHOOLGIRL-DECORATED SATINWOOD BOX, EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURY.Est. $2,500-$3,500
Sold: $3,000 ($2,500)
Of dovetail construction and with compartmented interior, the cover painted with a cottage and arched bridge in a landscape, the front with a wreath of roses, one end with a pair of birds perched in a tree with a nest of chicks, the other end with a musical trophy, and the hinges on the back joined by a ribbon-tied foliate garland, each corner painted with a column. Height 2 ¼ inches, width 4 ⅛ inches, depth 3 ¼ inches.