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Pennsylvania Blanket Chest

Eagles abounded in the early Republic. This painted spread-wing example with a patriotic flag shied dresses up an otherwise modest piece of furniture.

Mahantango Creek Valley, Northumberland and Schuylkill Counties, Pennsylvania, 1800-1825. Courtesy of the Winterthur Museum (1957.1105).

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