Swedish 'Folk Art' original blue painted wooden storage box 1802.
For sale is a beautiful original blue paint container from the late Gustavian period a highly attractive wooden lidded jar.
- At 218 years of age this wooden lidded storage jar is in good condition and in a beautifully use-worn Swedish blue paint.
- Marked to the base 1802, NIS and a later painted monogram.
- The wooden storage vessel has curved edges and high sides, with some wear to the lid and paint throughout as shown by the images.
- The lid is a good fit and easily removed and replaced.
- It is a highly decorative and attractive blue colour and remains of great utility considering its age, which is testament to the construction and regard in which the antique item has been held. Ready for continued use as a storage vessel with a lovely colour and patina from use.
Free delivery in the mainland UK as priced. International buyers are welcome, but please contact us prior to payment to confirm the additional packaging, insurance and shipping costs by way of acceptance to your country. Purchaser responsible for local import tariffs/fees. If you are interested in multiple items, please contact us for combined postage.
H: 7cm (2.8")Di: 12.5cm (4.9")
19th Century, Gustavian (c. 1775 to 1810)