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2001.281.39 (RS190892)

Description

Trunk with detached lid. Trunk exterior covered with heavy green textile and decorated with similar black textile and tacts. The trunk has a drawer pull handle on the lid and a lock plate on front. The hinges are leather. The interior is lined with a decorative paper roller-printed with a very small repeating blue rose sprig pattern on white ground. Also on underside of box. Box contains four wallpaper fragments (see 2002.63.18a and 2002.63.24a).

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Trunk
trunks (containers)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
5 x 10 x 6 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.39
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
272240
Related Items
Title 2002.63.18a and 2002.63.24a Notes Fragments not yet inetered/cataloged? (PW 2/19/13). Relationship wallpaper fragments found inside trunk.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Rose
Floral
Period/Style
Sprig
Form
trunk lining
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made

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