Naylor Antiques

Early American Furnishings

American Walnut Slide-Top Box, 19th Century


an American dovetailed walnut slide-top box; this versatile form was used throughout the 19th Century; the use of walnut indicates a probable Mid-Atlantic origin; old ink stain to one side (scroll down for detail); dimensions: 4 1/4″ tall x 7″ length x 5 3/8″ wide