Trunk

Date

1805-1840

GUSN

GUSN-25295

Description

Trunk. Pine, leather, brass, iron, metal. Rectangular leather-covered pine box with brass tacks. Iron latch with brass escutcheon cover, stamped "PATENT." Interior lined with paper and wallpaper in blue, white and green floral and foliate pattern. Silk ribbons for braces.

Details

Descriptive Terms

trunks (containers)
accessories
case furniture
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
leather
metal
paper (fiber product)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Leather
Brass
Iron
Unidentified Metal
Pine
Unidentified Paper
Trunk

Inscription

See description.

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6 1/8 x 7 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.361

Places

Massachusetts (United States)