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Description

Trunk. Leather, brass. Brown leather incised with a small lozenge pattern overall. Tooled leather overlay applied with brass tacks in scalloped border at edges and center of panels in floral geometric patterns. Brass tacks; curved lid. Rests on four ball feet.

Details

Maker
Thacher, George C., 1796-1856 (Maker)
Date
1830-1850
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
brass (alloy)
incising
leather
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
case furniture
Incised
incising
leather
Leather
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
Dimensions
6 1/3 x 6 x 12 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.790
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Maria Howard Thacher and Miss Elizabeth M. Thacher
GUSN
66470

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