Trunk

Date

ca. 1875

GUSN

GUSN-25964

Description

Rectangular steamer trunk w/ flat hinged lid. Exterior painted and decorated w/ geometric designs. Corners bound w/ black metal mounts. Interior lined w/ blue and white trunk paper. Label almost fully intact: "James S. Topham established 1855, 425 7th St, Washington."

Details

Descriptive Terms

trunks (containers)
accessories
case furniture
iron (metal)
wood (plant material)
Iron
TRUNK

Associated Building

Original to Casey Farm (Saunderstown, R.I.),

Maker

Topham, James S. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Washington, DC, USA

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

20.25 x 21.5 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Edward P. Casey

Accession Number

1955.277