An American Naval Sea Chest belonging to Commodore Pierce Crosby, 19th Century
this chest dates from Crosby's tenure as Commandant of the League Island Navy Yard in Philadelphia, commencing in 1877.
height 21 in., width 36 in., depth 20 in.
53.5 cm, 91.5 cm, 51 cm
Cowan's Auctions, Cincinnati, Ohio, October 28, 2010, lot 243