A hard-to-find Pilgrim Century carved pine blanket chest. The front of the chest is scratched carved with upside-down hearts and the initials, “DS” inside geometric patterns. The front panel sports linen folds and the edges of the panel are chip carved. The chest is in good condition, with a natural old attic finish. There are repairs to the backboard along the hinge side of the lid and patches to the front panel and the lid where the lock was. Circa 1700, Massachusetts.
Dimensions: 24” high x 43½” long x 18½” deep.
Item No. 220266