Ohio Finds! Miniature Blanket Chest
Above: This circa-1830 chest with a distinct, thumbprint-like decoration is similar to ones crafted by Coshocton County makers.
Cabinetmakers were plentiful across Ohio during the 19th century.
As such, linking an item to a specific maker can be an arduous task.
Check out this month's column featuring Fascinating Objects from Our Past.
Originally published in January/February 2021 issue of Ohio Magazine.