FOLK ART PAINTED
Pretty Hand Painted Pansy
A handsome handmade antique wooden
carrier box with pretty FOLK ART PAINTED PANSY FLOWERS. From a local
estate sale in Lancaster County.
A lovely long and low carrier on raised
feet. It's good and heavy weighs more than 12-lbs. and has a nice sturdy
metal handle that is screwed into the sides and stands quite high over the
box. There are charming hand painted decorations of Pretty Pansy Flowers
on either side. The shape of the box is very interesting, it looks somewhat
like a farrier's tool box with 4 small divided sections at the ends and a
wide and open center section. It's made of maple, oak and pine, with boards
that are 3/4" and 1/2" thick and have a lovely warm color to the wood. Nicely
shaped arched legs that are very sturdy and rest evenly with no wobble.
It was used as a flower gathering tote
in the garden. It's such a pretty piece, it could work in any room
of your home. Delightful for use in a country kitchen, dining room,
living room or bedroom. Fill it full of flowers or perfect to hold
bottles at either end and glassware in the center. Think of all the
uses you might make of this charming old wooden
It's quite large 25-3/4" long
and 11-1/2" wide. It's 9-1/2" high at either end and
15-1/2" high to the top of the fixed
Small boxes measure 4-3/4" x 3-1/2".
Center section measures 15-3/4" x 10".
It's good and heavy, weighs a little
more than 12-lbs..
It has a little wear showing along
the top edges and the feet, some tiny knicks and scrapes from use over the
years, but it is still quite charming and in great structural condition.
It's very heavy, still good and strong with no weakness. Clean
A charming antique with delightful
hand painted Pansy Flower decoration.