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Description

Hinged-lid trunk w/ vertical iron bands, horizontal oak bands, and canvas covering. Two removable compartments make 3 interior levels. Several old faded travel stickers. Brass lock, leather and iron strap closures and side leather handles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1890
Inscriptions
Painted and engraved on top, rear, sides, and front closures: Top: ""R.H.T. 2."" Rear: ""R.H. TUCKER JR."" Iron closures: ""4"" Sides: ""R.H. TUCKER I/ [UNCLEAR] CORDOBA."" [partially covered by stickers]
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
canvas
iron (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
canvas
case furniture
Coated Canvas
Iron
iron (metal)
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
22 x 32 x 20 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1663
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23477

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