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Trunk. Wood, paper with geometric pattern, metal, leather. Rectangular flat top, patterned-paper covered wood trunk with wood ribs and metal strapping; interior lined with green and white paper; heavy leather strap side handles. Contains blankets, paisley shawls, and Indian rug.
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Two labels: 1st label: ""From J.L. Tyler, Manufacturer of Travelling, Packing, and Shipping Trunks of all kinds and qualities. Also, sole leather valises, leather bags, ladies' sacks, valise bags, & c., Union Block, 47 Union Street, Boston"" 2nd label: ""Patented Nov 8th, 1864""
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),
Tyler, J. L. (Maker)
Boston, MA, USA
20 1/4 x 41 1/8 x 21 (HxWxD) (inches)
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
Massachusetts (United States)