Strong Box [Stagecoach]; 2015.6

Name/Title

Strong Box [Stagecoach]

About this object

Rusted metal rectangular box rusted shut with hinged and clasped top, each end has rope handles, one end has '123' on it and top is stenciled 'A' & 'R'
Strong box -Victorian, NZ Express sticker, 1870s-80s, thought to be for transporting bullion on Stagecoaches

Measurements

H 210 L 230 W 300mm (H 8 1/4 L 9 1/16 W 11 13/16")

Subject and Association Keywords

1870s

Subject and Association Keywords

1880s

Collection

Road Transport

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Strongbox/Box, Household/Storage & Display Accessories/Household Accessories/02 Furnishings/Nomenclature

Object number

2015.6

Copyright Licence  

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