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Description

Rectangular steamer trunk w/ flat hinged lid. Exterior painted and decorated w/ geometric designs. Corners bound w/ black metal mounts. Interior lined w/ blue and white trunk paper. Label almost fully intact: "James S. Topham established 1855, 425 7th St, Washington."

Details

Maker
Topham, James S. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1875
Location of origin
Washington, DC, USA
Associated Building
Original to Casey Farm (Saunderstown, R.I.).
Material
iron (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
case furniture
Iron
iron (metal)
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
20.25 x 21.5 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.277
Credit Line
Bequest of Edward P. Casey
GUSN
25964

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