A 19th century, grain-painted, decorated, dovetailed Dresser or Document Box. The free-hand decoration includes 2 green hearts on the lid and gold swirls, etc. There is gold wavy line decoration on the front and red edging throughout. The dovetails are small and precise. Interior is clean and unpainted and while there is a receptacle for a lock on the bottom of the box, there is nothing in the top to fit into it. The box also has 4 little metal feet.
The box measures 12” x 6 ¾” x 4” (high). It is in good condition with some small bumps and bruises on the top and some pint rubbing on all sides. Shipping weight will be about 3 ½ pounds.