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Ralph Cahoon Small Paint-decorated Cabinet,
Bob's Chowder & Carol's Jams.
Signed and dated 1979.
The small paint-decorated cabinet, late 19th century, painted by Ralph Cahoon and signed and dated 1979.
The shaped crest above a shelf and case with cupboard doors painted blue overall with black striping, the front cupboard doors decorated with a man selling "Bob's Chowder" on the left and a Mermaid selling "Carol's Jam," on the right. The sides are painted with hot air balloons, one on each side, with the name, "Cotuit" which is where he lived.