Figured Maple and Inlaid Box, New Hampshire or Massachusetts, early 19th century, the lid with cove-molded edges and string inlay, dot-and-dash edging, and brass handle, the interior lined with October 1801 issues of The Republican Ledger, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, ht. 5 3/8, wd. 11 1/2, dp. 8 3/8 in.
Provenance: Peter Sawyer, Exeter, New Hampshire, August 2008.
Furniture from a Salem, Massachusetts, Collection
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