Trunk

Date

1800-1849

GUSN

GUSN-72557

Description

Rectangular hngd lid; red with floral design; reinfrcd crnrs, edges

Details

Descriptive Terms

trunks (containers)
accessories
case furniture
brass (alloy)
camphorwood (wood)
leather
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
Leather
Brass
Camphor
Painted
Flower
TRUNK

Label

In exhibit "Boxes: Open and Shut" at SPNEA's One Bowdoin Square Gallery May 15, 2001 to October 2001. The exhibit then traveled to Hancock Shaker Village in Pittsfield, MA where objects were on display from November 2001 to May 6, 2002.

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10 5/8 x 25 x 12 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.3080.2