This antique, 18th century, Scandinavian, blanket or dowry chest features the original, painted, traditional kurbits, folk art decoration. The dome top is mounted with large iron hinges on a base with tapered side and side carrying handles. The front is painted with scrolling vegetation or kurbits ornamentation around the owner's initials and date.
DATE Dated 1770
DIMENSIONS Width 57 Depth 25 Height 25 in.