Trunk

Date

1825-1875

GUSN

GUSN-25592

Description

Rectangular trunk. Slightly domed top. Wood carcass with tacked leather. Exterior and two tacked straps and newspaper- lined interior trifoil brass side plates with c-shaped metal handles. Hinge broken. Key and lock on front. Paper label reads "Lucy Coffin/ Newburyport."

Details

Descriptive Terms

trunks (containers)
accessories
case furniture
leather
metal
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Leather
Unidentified Paper
Unidentified Metal
TRUNK

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

11 x 22 1/3 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1985.622