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The 8th Lord Howard de Walden

The 9th Lord Howard de Walden's Travelling Suitcase

Period:
20th Century
Description:
This suitcase is thought to be made from alligator skin.  There are compartments all around the inside holding grooming utensils, containers for grooming products and other items a traveller might need, including a small sewing kit.  Each of the silver items bears Lord Howard de Walden's initials and his name is inscribed on the lid of the case.  The 9th Lord Howard de Walden donated this to the collections himself.
Materials/Media:
aligator skin, silver
Dimensions:
620 x 387 x 224mm
Source:
Dean Castle
Digital Number:
EAAC020n
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council