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1971.1530 (RS118238)

Description

Suede covered trunk with brass studs along the edges, forming a lozenge design in front and a rectangular motif on top. Two cast iron handles on the sides. The interior is lined with red printed white paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
lining (process)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
suede
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
case furniture
Geometric
geometric patterns
Iron
iron (metal)
Lined
lining (process)
Lozenge
lozenges
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Studded
Suede
suede
Transfer Printed
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
8.5 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1530
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12243

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