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Description

Trunk. Covered in brown canvas with leather edges. Metal corners and lid edge. Front metal central clasp and side buckles. Leather side handles. Paper label reads #12.

Details

Maker
Nathan Neat & Co. (Maker)
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
Adhesive on interior lid: ""Established 1825./ Nathan Neat & Co./ Manufacturers Wholesale and retail dealers in the finest quality of/ Trunks and Traveling Equipage,/ Trunks and Bass Repaired and made to order at short notice./ 564 & 566 Washington St., 564 & 566/ Boston Mass./ Factory on the premises.""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
canvas
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
canvas
case furniture
Coated Canvas
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
12 1/2 x 32 x 19 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2327
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18237

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