The hope chest, dowry chest, or glory box was used to store dowry items like clothing and linens in anticipation of marriage. These chest were often made of cedar. Some were carved. Others were painted. This simple hope chest was painted a blue green.
Condition: Consistent with age and use
Material: Wood, Metal
Dimensions: L 45" x W 18" x H 16"
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