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Suitcase

Description

Small rectangular suitcase w/ hinged lid covered in black leather w/ black leather handle w/ two buckles which secure handle to brass rings attached to case. Two brass clasps and locks on front. Leather hinge secures lid to case. Interior lined w/ woven blue and white fabric in a diaper pattern. Two strips of fabric secure lid. Large pocket of same fabric on lid interior. Attached white tag reads: "#1520/ Mr. Edward P. Casey/ 471 Park Ave/ NY City" and one reverse in pencil "CASEY".

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1930
Material
brass (alloy)
cotton (textile)
leather
pine (wood)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
Cotton
leather
Leather
Pine
pine (wood)
Possibly cotton (textile)
SUITCASE
suitcases
Dimensions
11 x 15.5 x 5.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.449
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Phoebe McKernan
GUSN
26002

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