HARDY CO., WEST VIRGINIA PAINTED PINE WALL CUTLERY / CANDLE BOX, the "lollipop" form back fitted with carved applied spoon rack flanked by shaped sides, slight canted front board. Retains likely original red-painted surface with faint black decoration. First half 19th century. 15" HOA, 12 1/8" W, 7 1/8" D. Provenance: Property of a Shenandoah Valley private collector.
Very good condition with expected usage wear. Old loss to one spoon rack divider.