Trunk

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-14270

Description

Rectangular leather covered trunk w/ domed lid; top is ornamented w/ studs; lined w/ pages from a French book (dated 1752); iron hardware; tacks along edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

trunks (containers)
accessories
case furniture
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
leather
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Pine
Leather
Iron
Brass
TRUNK

Inscription

Sticker label inside trunk lid: ""J. Merrriman & Sons, (No.155) Leadenhall Street, London.""

Associated Building

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

Maker

J. Merriman & Sons (Maker)

Location of Origin

London, England

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

19.25 x 45.25 x 22 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.280