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I recently purchased an antique steamer trunk and will be
Good morning Diane, I recently purchased an antique steamer trunk and will be getting it restored. I would love to know what it is (age, value, etc). It doesn't have the leather handles any longer but… read more
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I have a trunk with a tag on it that says Belber Traveling Goods.. It has wood slats, leather straps buckles, and a lock. Metal corners. The inside has a tray with a flip top and leather snap closure.… read more
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Judith on Antiques, This is a metal enameled? vase made in
Judith on Antiques,This is a metal enameled ? vase made in Israel. Has gold paint. It measures nine inches tall; 3 7/8 opening - narrows to about an inch for floral decor; bottom has a metal pedestal … read more
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I have an antique trunk - not exactly sure what kind it is
I have an antique trunk - not exactly sure what kind it is and I have done nothing to it. What kind is it? Value?… read more
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I have a very old wheeled wood trunk (kuruma dansu) from Japan.
I have a very old wheeled wood trunk (kuruma dansu) from Japan. it is made entirely of wood, including the wheels & axles, except for the hinges of the lid, the smooth metal side handles, the metal ba… read more
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I would like to know the auction value of a vintage trunk manufactured
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I have a Trunk I am curious about. There is what appears to
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Nora
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I have recently acquired a domed trunk from my families estate.
I have recently acquired a domed trunk from my families estate. The only writing I can observe is Patented July.1.79 on one of the locks. The outside has a metal covering with a squared stamped design… read more
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I have a makers mark on my antique trunk but it is stained
I have a makers mark on my antique trunk but it is stained and I can't read it. Can you tell who the maker is and if so the value of the trunk.… read more
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I also have the trunk the books were in very old 1900 I believe.
I also have the trunk the books were in very old 1900 I believe. Would it be worth restoring or leave it as is, and just clean it up?… read more
Frank
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Hello. I am currently interested in a trunk I just bought
Hello. I am currently interested in a trunk I just bought at a barn turned antique shop. It is a humpback trunk, having 4 wooden slats across the top, 1 around the middle/boday, metal bottom w/4 littl… read more
Glenda B.
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I have a trunk that is 12" deep 16" wide and 30" long. I think
I have a trunk that is 12" deep 16" wide and 30" long. I think the outside is tin or metal, it was painted green at one time. Any idea what kind of trunk this is ???… read more
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I have an antique 3-seater metal glider, 2 matching chairs
I have an antique 3-seater metal glider, 2 matching chairs and another with just metal strips. How can I establish their worth?… read more
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I work in a Savation Army and we had a steamer trunk donated
I work in a Savation Army and we had a steamer trunk donated today. We're not sure on the price we should sell it for. It is not in perfect condition, but is not rusted. The label on the outside of it… read more
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I have an old James S. Topham trunk I bought from a boutique.
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Hi I have an old trunk/chest/blanket box that I traded for
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Corbin cabinet lock co trunk. I want to know what it is worth.
I own an old in very good shape steamer trunk. the wood slating is oak & in good shape there is a date stamped into the leather handle of 1728 inside of the lid there is a picture of a young girl look… read more
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