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Trunk

Description

Wooden trunk w/ curved lid, 3 wooden bands on lid. Iron banding around corners and rims. Leather covering wood below lid. 2 hinges in back, one buckle in front. Cotton holds inside lid. 2 wire handles on sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
Painted/stenciled on both sides: ""G. A.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
iron (metal)
leather
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
case furniture
Iron
iron (metal)
Leather
leather
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
22.5 x 30 x 19 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3014
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23273

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