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Description

Trunk, black leather w/ vertical metal bands fixed w/ thick round button tacks. Hinged lid is arched, body bows out near bottom. Leather embossed w/ design. Leather straps at front sides; square metal escutcheon at front center. Leather handle at sides. Interior lined in blue and white floral paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
Printed label at right side: ""Tucker/ Wiscasset""
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
17.5 x 30 x 18.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2861
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23111

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