French Faux Bois Cedar Chest
Circa 1880, an exceptional French faux bois cedar chest covered in paper mâché and cedar panels on all six sides. Fantastic branch-form handle. Some cracking due to paper mâché shrinking which is typical of these items.
Find this item and more at I. U. Tripp & Co., a general store with roots as far back as the 1830s on Main Street, Oak Hill, New York. We are located about three hours north of Manhattan, half-way between Hudson and Albany, and just a stone's throw from Windham.