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Description

Black leather covered trunk w/ paper label #10. Paper has incised lines for detail. Brass vertical bands on front and sides. Leather side straps at front. Leather side handle. Interior lined in blue and white paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
Adhesive on sides: Left: ""Forwarded by the / Earle Express Co./ From/ PROVIDENCE, R.I./ Office 36 Dorranc[?]"" Right: ""R.H. TUCKER/ 314 Columbus Ave./ BOSTON/ AMERICAN EXPRESS Co./ FROM WISCASSET, MAINE""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
leather
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
case furniture
leather
Leather
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
19.125 x 32 x 19 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2290
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18196

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