Large brown travelling trunk, used by Frank Laver c1905

Object Type
Personal effects/Travel and leather goods/Trunk
Date Used
Circa 1905
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Object Detail

Brief Description
A large brown travelling trunk, used by Australian cricketer Frank Laver, during a tour or holiday to England, as suggested by the 'Thomas Cook & Sons, London' tag (signed: F LAVER/MELBOURNE/AUSTRALIA) and sticker, attached to the trunk handle and adhered to the top of the lid, respectively. Accompanying the trunk are three keys, and two pieces of paper - one with handwritten addresses from the Brunswick/Coburg area of Melbourne. On the front of trunk is painted, in black: FRANK LAVER./MELBOURNE
0 - Whole: H: 625 W: 1070 D: 600mm (H: 24 5/8 W: 42 1/8 D: 23 5/8")
Date Used
Circa 1905
In storage
Registration No
Credit Line
Kindly donated by Frank Laver's daughter, Patricia, and son, Eric.




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