Bag, Gladstone; [?]; [?]; CT80.1407i

Name/Title

Bag, Gladstone

About this object

Gladstone bag; a large leather suitcase, roughly rectangular in shape and built over a stiff frame. Leather carrying strap at top. This kind of bag is named after William Ewart Gladstone (1809–1898), the four-times Prime Minister of the United Kingdom who was noted for the amount of travelling he did.

Maker

[?]

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

processed material, leather; processed material, metal.

Measurements

h 230mm x l 405mm x w 200mm

Subject and Association Keywords

geography, travel. voyages and travels.

Subject and Association Keywords

manners and customs, costume. dress. fashion

Object Type

Container

Object number

CT80.1407i

Rights

All rights reserved

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