Regular readers of this column might remember this box from a year back:

Remember the box?

Remember the box?

And another view.

And another view.

Long story short: This box came from a tag sale in Danbury, CT to eBay to an itinerant antiques dealer in Charlotte, NC in a period of a few weeks. We had quite a lively discussion about this box in What a Box and As the Butter Churns and a What a Box Follow-up. No real idea of where it’s from but in the past few weeks I have come across some relatives. I found this one at a shop in Raleigh that specializes in French and English antiques:

Look similar?

Look similar?

Compare the feet.

Compare the feet.

Compare the hardware.

Compare the hardware.

The I found this one at a local auction house:

Same family as in familiar?

Same family as in familiar?

Different feet.

Different feet.

Similar stylish hardware.

Similar stylish hardware.

Any thoughts? Floor is open for discussion…