Trunk

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-25569

Description

Trunk. Canvas, wood, base metals. Label on top "Robert S. Gifford/ Cedar St./ Duxbury, Mass.". Rectangular form with flat hinged lid. Wood carcass covered with black canvas. Hardwood and tin strapwork reinforced overall. Brass colored mounts. Leather handles at sides. No label inside. Lined with small diaper-printed paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

24 1/8 x 37 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1985.78

Places

Massachusetts (United States)