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Trunk with Wallpaper Lining

2001.119.1 (RS190899)

Description

Small black leather covered trunk with brass tacks along edges and in a double diamond pattern on cover, brass handle at top, black metal lock at front, inside is lined with pink wallpaper with white zigzag and wavy vertical lines and orange flowers (2001.119.2).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
America; Probably New England
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
brass (alloy)
case furniture
Trunk
wallpapers
Dimensions
5 1/4 in x 10 in x 6 1/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.119.1
Credit Line
Gift of Christopher Ohrstrom
GUSN
103403

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