Maple Sugar Box and Hinged Box, 2 items total. 1st item: Maple sugar box with hinged lid, opening to interior with hinged knife blade for cutting lump sugar. Side drawer has white pine secondary wood. Four molded flat feet. Shield shape escutcheon now missing. 8 1/3" H x 19" W x 11 3/4" D. Mid Atlantic or Continental, early 19th century. 2nd item: Small pine box, hinged top with bail handle, hook and eye front closures, the lid with hinged interior compartment and additional hook and eye closure. 6" H x 9" W x 5" D. 19th century. Provenance: Private West Tennessee Collection. CONDITION: 1st item: Escutcheon missing. Shrinkage crack extending across top. 2nd item: Surface wear, especially to front.
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