Skip to content

Search Collections

Trunk

1971.1313 (RS118094)

Description

Rectanguloid wood carcass body; leather covered pine trunk, nailed on with iron tacks; cast iron handle on top and lock in front; interior lined with newspapers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1803-1840
Inscriptions
Signature of ""J. Rundlet"" on side at top of one newspaper fragment.
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
iron (metal)
leather
pine (wood)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
case furniture
Iron
iron (metal)
Leather
leather
Pine
pine (wood)
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
Dimensions
6.5 x 15 x 8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1313
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6511

Comments