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Sea chest

2006.44.2184 (RS99893)

Description

China trade brass-bound camphor sea chest with brass corners and straps along sides, handles on each side, and four turned feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th century
Inscriptions
AMP (Engraved 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
26 x 47 1/2 x 23 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2184
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
171609

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