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TRAVEL CASE

Subcollections
Overview

Leather travel case or valise with a name carved in the front.
Very small.
It has a cross pattern on both sides, two leather straps with buckle, metal lock & two leather handles.
Floral pattern lining.
Has a pocket with two leather and metal buckles that were used to hold clothes in place.

Historical information

Valise used by Syreds at Bejording, donated by Mrs E Syred.

Details

Details

Registration number
cwa-org-37-2001.252
Item type
Material
Width
30 cm
Height or length
56 cm
Depth
22 cm
Inscriptions and markings

Mrs. W Syred North, Newcastle

Statement of significance

Provenance: 1962 lists states Valise used by Syreds at Bejording, donated by Mrs E Syred.
Representativeness:

Primary significance criteria
Historic significance
Shire of Toodyay

Shire of Toodyay

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