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Silver case

1998.1827 (RS24375)

Description

Brown leather case for silver. Triangular shape w/ front flap that closes and extends almost to bottom of flap. Gilt trim around edges. Interior lined in purple silk and velvet.

Details

Maker
John Bagshaw & Sons (Maker)
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
Stamped on interior front flap: ""JOHN BAGSHAW & SONS/ MANUFACTURERS LIVERPOOL"" Stamped on exterior front flap: ""M.A.T.""
Location of origin
Liverpool, England
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
leather
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
CASE
cases (containers)
leather
Leather
Silk
silk (textile)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
2 x 1 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1827
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17667

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