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Sea chest

2006.44.2335 (RS99900)

Description

China trade brass-bound camphor sea chest. On frame with four feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"E P/No 1" (Engraved on brass plaque)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
camphor (resin)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
brass (alloy)
camphor (resin)
case furniture
Chest, Sea
sea chests
Dimensions
27 1/2 x 41 1/2 x 22 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2335
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
171121

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