An antique museum quality hand painted floral design rosemaling chest or box, Norwegian in origin. It is 19th-Century in age and hand crafted of Nordic pine. This fine quality folk art box has the original vivid paint and till.
The original paint is on red ground, a highly sought after and very collectible color. It has a lovely domed lid and the inside of the lid is also painted as well as the till. It was probably a sewing box. The reverse has a wonderful script that is hand written in charming old Norwegian dialect; it translates loosely to. What do you think of this chest.To pack in it the things you will not loose. Whether it is frayed or worn out. Dimensions: 10"L x 5.25"W x 5"H, Handle raised adds 1" to Height.
Condition: Very good, all original. The item "Antique Norwegian Rosemailing Chest with Script, Hand Painted" is in sale since Thursday, February 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Boxes". The seller is "fadedroseauctions" and is located in Richmond, Texas.This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Viet nam, Uruguay.