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Description

Paper covered trunk w/ black strapping w/ paper label #17. Front center metal strap; leather front side straps; leather side handles. Horizontal wooden banding.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
Adhesive on left side: ""ST JAMES HOTEL/ EUROPEAN PLAN./ RESTAURANT/ CONNECTED WITH THE HOUSE/ WASHINGTON, D.C.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
case furniture
paper (fiber product)
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
16 x 33 x 16.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1901
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17760

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