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EMBOSSED LEATHER TRUNK

Diminutive wooden domed trunk with embossed leather with floral decoration and initials "AL" created with brass tacks on lid. Interior lined with pieces of newspaper from the Connecticut Gazette dated October 25, November 1 and November 8 of 1815 with many articles discussing the Napoleonic Wars; 8" x 18" x 11"


Sale Price: $344

Estimate: $300 - $500


Condition Report

Accompanied by a newspaper clipping from the New London Gazette speaking about the trunk being featured in an exhibition. ;Trunk exhibits degradation/loss to leather exterior

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