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Title: Sea chest used by Walter Bechtel aboard CHARLES W. MORGAN, Voyage 28, 1902-1903

Accession Number: 1974.571
Category: CHESTS
Type: sea chest
Date: Circa 1902
Materials: wood; textile; metal
Description: Sea chest, painted green with "WALTER BECHTEL/ Ship 'CHARLES W. MORGAN'" painted on the front. Tarred hemp beckets. Fringed canvas cover on the top. Black molding along the bottom. One till, one larger compartment, bottom appears to have been replaced. Voyage #28 1902-03.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m181808    Information regarding reproductions