Exclusive on Bidsquare Heidelberg Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania painted pine dower chest, dated 1769
, retaining its original decoration with astragal panels, hearts and central cartouche, with inscription Jorg Jacob Rex In Heidelberg Anno 1769
, 20 1/2" h., 47 1/4" w. Provenance: Descended directly in the family to the present owner.
Good with expected wear. Untouched old surface.