Civil War "US ARMY" Trunk - With great embossed War Eagle on the top of the lid. This wooden trunk with leather covering is encircled with metal strapping and oak slats for transport. With brass lock that is marker marked, "C. LIEBRICH / PHILADA", with a patent date, "PATENTED MAY 1854". Top of front has an illegible paper tag, held fast with hand-cut nails. There is an worn shipping label from Adams Express Co. on the lower right corner, "MONEY ORDERS.....FOREIGN DEP.....Ohio". Trunk measures 24"L x 13" W x 11 1/4"D. Very nice item for a camp display!
Inventory Number: CAM 219