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Description

Small canvas covered trunk w/ paper label #4. Leather straps at front sides. Front metal clasp. Leather side handles. Hinged lid w/ interior lined in floral paper. Wood visible beneath canvas cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
Adhesive on left side: ""FORWARDED BY EASTERN EXPRESS CO./ FROM/ WISCASSET."" Painted on right side: ""H.R. Tucker""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
canvas
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
canvas
case furniture
Coated Canvas
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
16.875 x 20.375 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1907
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17766

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