Three (3) wooden items, including two (2) painted pantry boxes, one (1) cutlery tray. 1st item: 19th century pine bentwood pantry box, with finger lap joints, possibly Shaker, retaining most of its original gray paint. 6 3/8" H x 13 1/2" diameter. 2nd item: Round covered cheese or pantry box with bail handle, nailed construction, retaining most of its original dark green paint. 5" H x 9" diameter. Late 19th century. 3rd item: Pine cutlery tray or knife box, red over green paint, with 2 sections, oval cut out at handle area, nailed construction. 5 1/2" H x 11" W x 7 1/2" D. Late 19th century. Provenance: private Middle Tennessee collection. CONDITION: 1st item: Good condition with wear especially at edges, losses to top up to 4" L, a few extraneous white paint splashes. 2nd item: Center of lid has come loose from frame. Worn areas to lid. Overall good condition. 3rd item: Wear to paint, especially at ends. Shrinkage crack to bottom.
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