Trunk w/23 pieces of doll's clothes and keys

Trunk w/23 pieces of doll's clothes and keys
Title
Trunk w/23 pieces of doll's clothes and keys
Date 
ca. 1867
Medium 
Wood, canvas, metal, brass, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 1/4 x 17 7/8 x 10 1/2 in. ( 26 x 45.4 x 26.7 cm )
Description 
Rectangular wooden trunk with painted canvas cover; iron straps nailed with brass tacks and wire nails; metal handles on sides and lock at front. Interior lined with printed paper and contains one removeable tray. Contents include doll's dresses, hats, petticoats, shoes, shoe horn, ribbons, parasol, handkerchiefs, and feather wrap and muff.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Harold H. Weekes
Object Number 
1949.321a
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this trunk and a doll were brought from Paris in 1867 by Mr. and Mrs. John Abel Weekes for their daughter, Alice Delano Weekes.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group