Trunk

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-12243

Description

Suede covered trunk with brass studs along the edges, forming a lozenge design in front and a rectangular motif on top. Two cast iron handles on the sides. The interior is lined with red printed white paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

trunks (containers)
accessories
case furniture
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
lining (process)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
suede
wood (plant material)
geometric patterns
lozenges
Suede
Brass
Unidentified Paper
Iron
Transfer Printed
Lined
Lozenge
Geometric
Studded
TRUNK

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

8.5 x 12 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1530