An Eagle Stenciled Sea Chest, c.1800
This sea chest has an asymmetric form which obviously was made to fit within the confines of a ship. This chest is all original and has had no alterations or modifications. There is some loss to the pigment of the stenciled eagle. This chest came from a prominent local Providence family and belonged to a seagoing ancestor.
Height: 17 in. Width: 38 in. Depth: 17 in.
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