Rectangular black trunk; leather exterior; wood interior with metal fixtures: edges; handles left and right side; shield-shaped lockand hoop front, center, top; three hinges (back); brass tacks abound in design on all exteriors except back and bottom; braces inside.
In exhibit "Boxes: Open and Shut" at SPNEA's One Bowdoin Square Gallery May 15, 2001 to October 2001. The exhibit then traveled to Hancock Shaker Village in Pittsfield, MA where objects were on display from November 2001 to May 6, 2002.
"JCL" (letters one on top of the other)
(top left corner) "GMG/ 1971"; (bottom left corner) "ACG / 1971"; (bottom right corner) "EPS/ 1971"; (top right corner) "JB(?)/ KFS" (paint; pencil)
- Associated Building
- Original To Sarah Orne Jewett House (South Berwick, Me.).
- Object type
- Personal Gear
Maine (United States)
South Berwick (York county, Maine)
- Descriptive terms
- 19 x 42 x 21 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Anonymous Gift