Pair of Painted Tole Chesnut Urns
A pair of painted tole (tin plate) chestnut urns (English, mid-19th century). Each urn has double scroll handles and quatrefoil sections with painted white Japonesque chrysanthemums and gilt ferns. The decorations are on a black ground in imitation of Japanese lacquerware. The covers have gilt knobs in the shape of birds on pedestals.
11.25" x 10.5" x 6"
Gift of Mrs. Gladys Brooks Thayer, 1966.
PSNC.2125.1a-b - .2a-b
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