The rosemaling is of very highquality and i have consulted several experts and they belive it was painted by one of the pupils of Herbrand Sata who was on the of great rosemalers from Hallingdal. The trunk is in great condition and was bougth straigth from the farm in Hallingdal.
The rosemaling has some influences from the rosemaling in Numedal and the white color used to make the rosemaling is quite rare. This would be the Perfect piece to how Your families Norwegian Heritage, comes With original Lock and key, measures Width 44.5" heigth 29.5" and it is 23 deep. Great piece in any Scandinavian folk art Collection from Norway, Sweden or Denmark.The item "Norwegian Antique Rosemaled Manns trunk Hallingdal Numedal folk art Norway 1809" is in sale since Sunday, October 14, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Chests & Trunks\1800-1899". The seller is "tjombal" and is located in vinterbro. This item can be shipped worldwide.