Trunk

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-14267

Description

Rectangular form w/ domed hinged lid covered w/ geometrically patterned printed paper w/ metal (iron) and wood strapping, leather straps, iron lock plate and hasp. Leather handle at each end w/ black shell form stamped metal terminas (?). Lined w/ maroon and white printed paper. One tray.

Details

Descriptive Terms

trunks (containers)
accessories
case furniture
paper (fiber product)
pine (wood)
printing (process)
pine (wood)
Pine
Unidentified Paper
Transfer Printed
TRUNK

Inscription

Printed paper label and impressed name: Label: ""Transferred by/Campbell's/New York and New England R.R. Baggage Express/ Baggage called for at Hotels/ Offices and Residences/ Offices at New York and New England Depot/Checked"" Impressed name: ""E.H. Little""

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

20 x 28 x 16.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.274