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1986.274 (RS25625)

Description

Rectangular form w/ domed hinged lid covered w/ geometrically patterned printed paper w/ metal (iron) and wood strapping, leather straps, iron lock plate and hasp. Leather handle at each end w/ black shell form stamped metal terminas (?). Lined w/ maroon and white printed paper. One tray.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Inscriptions
Printed paper label and impressed name: Label: ""Transferred by/Campbell's/New York and New England R.R. Baggage Express/ Baggage called for at Hotels/ Offices and Residences/ Offices at New York and New England Depot/Checked"" Impressed name: ""E.H. Little""
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
pine (wood)
printing (process)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
case furniture
paper (fiber product)
Pine
pine (wood)
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
20 x 28 x 16.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.274
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14267

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