Blanket Chest in Old Paint
American, 19th century. A pine blanket chest in old blue-over-red paint, having a hinged, rectangular lid opening to reveal a till, the base with applied molding, all rising on cutout ends with central drops, the back applied with a paper label inscribed C.A. Bliio(?) / 34... / Buffalo...; ht. 26.75, wd. 49.25, dp. 19.75 in.
Surface wear and imperfections as would be expected with age and use. Some paint rubbing/losses. Some minor age splits with a larger one on the bottom board. Till missing cover. Two support rails mounted below the till possibly for a drawer. Retains interior lock mechanism.