Suitcase

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1920-1930

GUSN

GUSN-26002

Description

Small rectangular suitcase w/ hinged lid covered in black leather w/ black leather handle w/ two buckles which secure handle to brass rings attached to case. Two brass clasps and locks on front. Leather hinge secures lid to case. Interior lined w/ woven blue and white fabric in a diaper pattern. Two strips of fabric secure lid. Large pocket of same fabric on lid interior. Attached white tag reads: "#1520/ Mr. Edward P. Casey/ 471 Park Ave/ NY City" and one reverse in pencil "CASEY".

Details

Descriptive Terms

suitcases
accessories
brass (alloy)
cotton (textile)
leather
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Leather
Pine
Cotton
Brass
SUITCASE

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

11 x 15.5 x 5.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Phoebe McKernan

Accession Number

1980.449