Wondering if an old Steamer trunk has value?? 42 inches high,22 inches deep and 25 1/2 inches wide. Stands on end to open, inside on left are 4 drawers, right side 6 all wooden hangers. Inside covered with a paper of small print flowers,. Exterior is dark green with brass habnails all around and brass hinges and locks. Has a brass plate statin made in Oshkosh ,Wi. by the Oshkosh Trunk and Luggage CO. Plack has a couple of red and white stripes, Full blue background with brass indian standing on a rock.
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The Oshkosh Steamer Trunk circa: 1900-1920 has an estimated value on the secondary retail market for an of average of $575.00-650.00, depending on the condition and where it is for sale at. These will typically sell higher in an Antique Shop or Private sale compared to an auction. If you are thinking of selling, you might want to check your local Antique Shops in the area to see what yours or one like it would sell for or has sold for. As antiques and collectibles are subject in selling price to different areas across the country..( Larger Metropolitan Areas bring higher prices then Smaller Cities. ).
So be sure to check your local area. This will give you an idea of what it goes for in your area, then you can decide to sell locally or at one of the online markets.
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