Trunk

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-66470

Description

Trunk. Leather, brass. Brown leather incised with a small lozenge pattern overall. Tooled leather overlay applied with brass tacks in scalloped border at edges and center of panels in floral geometric patterns. Brass tacks; curved lid. Rests on four ball feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

trunks (containers)
case furniture
brass (alloy)
incising
leather
Leather
Brass
Incised
TRUNK

Maker

Thacher, George C., 1796-1856 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

6 1/3 x 6 x 12 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Maria Howard Thacher and Miss Elizabeth M. Thacher

Accession Number

1925.790

Places

Massachusetts (United States)