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Trunk

Author:
Oshkosh Trunk Co. -- manufacturer
Date:
1891
Description:
Summary: Black leather trunk has reinforced corners, brass tacks, two side latches and a center lock. A small gold plate attached to the top reads Becker's Leather Goods Co. / Washington D.C. There are two leather handles on the sides. Painted on both sides in red is F.K.H. for Florence Kling Harding. Inside the trunk is lined with a green floral cloth. There is one shelf in the bottom, divided into two compartments. A plate on the front near the lock includes patent dates and text The Oshkosh Trunk Co. The key is attached to a wire hooked to one of the front latches. -- Color: Black, red, green -- Item Count: 1 item -- Dimensions: 48 cm high, 74 cm wide, 43 cm deep
Subject:
metal, leather, trunks (containers), cloth
Partner:
Ohio History Connection
Source:
http://catalog.ohiohistory.org/Presto/search/SearchResults.aspx?q=Museum_Collections.STAR_Record_No=104409
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