DUE TO THE FACT THAT CAMERAS AND COMPUTERS HAVE COLOR VARIATIONS, WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR DIFFERENCES IN PICTURES VERSUS ACTUAL COLOR. WE TRY TO DESCRIBE THE ACTUAL COLORS TO THE BEST OF OUR ABILITY. Descended from the well known and documented Vermont families of PAYSON and MUDGETT.Signed with cursive initials E P M on the lid, further decorated with black line and corner painted decoration. A fine pine wood dome top box or trunk. Bears its original red color wash or paint. Interior is lined with hand painted wallpapers. Irregular shape hand made nails. Hinges appear original, the screws most likely old replacements. A beautiful Civil War era box. From the internet: Born on 10 Jan 1832 to William Mudgett and Harmal Hall. Edward Payson married Harriet Clease and had a child. He passed away on 10 Apr 1894 in Cambridge, Vermont, USA. Guaranteed original and period and NOT a reproduction. 21 1/2 (x) 11 1/2 (x) 11 in. Small hairline on lid corner at nail location. Also as described above, and as shown in the photos. No reproduction without prior written consent.
BE SURE YOU ARE SATISFIED WITH THIS ITEM AS DESCRIBED AND AS PICTURED. If the item fails to sell when the listing has ended, only then will we possibly consider an offer for the item. And again, we will NOT respond to any message received while the listing is active. We thank you in advance for your understanding and interest. The item "AAFA 1860s DOME TOP TRUNK BOX EDWARD PAYSON MUDGETT VERMONT RED PAINT WALLPAPER" is in sale since Wednesday, April 25, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Primitives". The seller is "quincybutz" and is located in Pine Island, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.