Wright Brothers Association Steel Chest of Hart O. Berg - circa 1908

22-MISC-14

Regular price $1,200.00

Steel document chest, 17" long, 12" deep, 10" high.  Lock on front (no key) and handles on ends.  Old paper label on one end (unreadable). Metal plaque inside cover for "EDWd Tann/Stationer/75 Chancery Lane"; must be London but not stated.  Hand painted on front below lock in 1" high letters is "HART O. BERG ESQ".  Hart O. Berg was the designated representative of the Wright Brothers in Europe and is frequently pictured with Wilbur Wright in France in 1908 (see postcard 22-P-321 this catalog).  About fair condition with some expected paint loss after 111 years of kicking around.  This is a very significant piece of Wright Brothers memorabilia.