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Steamer trunk

Description

Rectangular wooden carcass covered w/ tooled leather. Flat hinged lid. Iron and wooden strapping labeled: "Moses Colman Byfield Mass."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1875
Inscriptions
See description.
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
case furniture
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
17.5 x 35.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.45
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25532

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