Painted Sea Chest with Carved ShipNew England, 19th century
The carving and painting probably first half 20th century
The painting on the ship is signed indistinctly and dated: 32, possibly 1932.
With inlaid diamond-shaped whalebone escutcheon and fitted with beckets.
H. 15 _ in.; W. 43 _ in.; D. 16 _ in.
Estimate: $2,000 - 4,000
Condition: Some loses to paint.