+Late 17th C. slant lid bible box, New England, likely Connecticut River Valley, pine, extensively carved with slant lid, snipe hinges, dovetailed construction, carved on all sides and lid with pinwheels, leafage, blossoms, geometric motifs, etc., front carvings with old polychrome painted finish, lid opens to reveal narrow shelf to interior, wear consistent with age and use, 13" h. x 23" w. x 21" l. [PROVENANCE: Marie Plummer Antiques. Receipt reads in part: "Ex Collection of Henry Francis Dupont. Sold by Private dealer Ann Teller to a New Hampshire Collector. Purchased by Marie Plummer in 1990." Sold to Consigner in 1991 for $4,500. Receipt lists item as: "Late 17th C. carved and paint decorated Connecticut River Valley Desk Box. all white pine, c. 1690, Dutchman Restoration to hinges."]

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