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1993.729 (RS190897)

Description

Leather covered box trimmed with brass studs. Brass label "Fayerweather." Label inside "NATHANIEL HAMMATT, / SADDLER / Trunk and Harness Maker/ Opposite WEST ROW-CAMBRIDGE STREET, / BOSTON." Interior lined with marblized paper.

Details

Label
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. *** This object only in OBS venue.
Maker
unknown
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
case furniture
Trunk
trunks (containers)
Accession Number
1993.729
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
26832

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