AMERICAN PAINT-DECORATED TOLE DOCUMENT BOX, asphaltum ground with original polychrome decoration, hinged dome-top with original brass bail handle and clasp. First half 19th century. 6 1/2" H, 9 1/2" x 6".
Provenance: From a Virginia private collection.
Very good as-found condition, some loss of asphaltum ground, primarily on top, minor loss to decoration.