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1986.264 (RS25624)

Description

Trunk. Pine, leather, iron, brass, newspaper. Domed leather covered pine trunk w/ brass studs and iron lock. Lined with Newburyport and Boston newspapers dated to 1822.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
Brass studs on lid: ""L.L.""
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
leather
paper (fiber product)
pine (wood)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
case furniture
Iron
iron (metal)
Leather
leather
paper (fiber product)
Pine
pine (wood)
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
19 5/8 x 37 1/2 x 19 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.264
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14256

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