Hardware/ household

Hardware/ household
Title
Hardware/ household
Date 
1920-1940
Medium 
Wood, paper
Dimensions 
5 3/4 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in.
Description 
This wood sample has a yellow paper label on one side that reads in black "This trunk is constructed of 3 ply wood veneer with center ply having reverse grain, and all three plys glued together with water resistent glue, under Hydralic pressure. Plywood is the strongest known material suitable for trunk construction. Made in Petersburg, Va. by the largest Luggage Manufacturer in the World."
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.1626
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group