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  • Embossed Leather Trunk / SOLD

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    Embossed Leather Trunk - Inventory Number: PER 104 / SOLD

     A beautiful example of Civil War Era workmanship.  This measures 19 ¾” wide, 12” tall and 11” deep.  The interior is lined in blue and white ticking cotton, white painted inscription on the sides reads: “M.H.H. Salem N.J.” Nicely embellished with designs on the lid. 

    Leather handles are reinforced with riveted brass supports.  The sides are additionally reinforced with steel guards.  There were a pair of straps which would have wrapped over the top which shields the skeleton lock mechanism.  The leather remains in supple condition with little to no damage.  The lid contains a trapdoor for the hat compartment with an original wooden plank to secure the door.  Also retains a leather glove pouch.  A very nice Civil War traveling trunk. 

    Inventory Number: PER 104  / SOLD