Trunk

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-18237

Description

Trunk. Covered in brown canvas with leather edges. Metal corners and lid edge. Front metal central clasp and side buckles. Leather side handles. Paper label reads #12.

Details

Descriptive Terms

trunks (containers)
accessories
case furniture
canvas
wood (plant material)
Coated Canvas
TRUNK

Inscription

Adhesive on interior lid: ""Established 1825./ Nathan Neat & Co./ Manufacturers Wholesale and retail dealers in the finest quality of/ Trunks and Traveling Equipage,/ Trunks and Bass Repaired and made to order at short notice./ 564 & 566 Washington St., 564 & 566/ Boston Mass./ Factory on the premises.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Nathan Neat & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

12 1/2 x 32 x 19 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2327

Places

Massachusetts (United States)