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I bought 2 trunks off Facebook Marketplace and i was told
I bought 2 trunks off Facebook Marketplace and i was told they're steamer trunks from the 1800's. I tried to google lens pics of both of them, inside and out, and I'm only gettin results of similar it… read more
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OliviaAntiques
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I have an antique chest dated july.1.73. It has a textured
It has a textured tin or brass like outside and a metal-like trim. The horizontal lines on the top and front and back are wood, the buttons look like a flower design and probably also brass. The latches say patened july.1.73. The inside has small black flower pattern and images of women inside . Theres a tray that can be removed and it too has the flower design and a divider to make two compartments. There is storage space beneath that. The handles are leather … read more
Wayne
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I have a Caswell-Runyan Treasure Chest with tray and was
I have a Caswell-Runyan Treasure Chest with tray and was gifted in 1941. It has a $100 Moth Damage Guarantee on the paper inside on the lid. I don't have the key. The inside is in great shape and the … read more
Nora
Nora
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I recently bought a trunk in California and wanted to find
I recently bought a trunk in California and wanted to find out the maker but don't see any markings? I would also like to find out what year it was made … read more
AppraiserJM
AppraiserJM
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I have a trunk with a tag on it that says Belber Traveling
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
Rarewares
Rarewares
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I have this trunk....can you tell me anything about
I have this trunk....can you tell me anything about it....age history value. When you open it up there is a tray onthe top that has 2 sides both with covers. Under the tray is a big storage space. I c… read more
Diana F.
Diana F.
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Seattle Trunk Suitcase and Bag Mfg Pat'd 3-8-21 Steamer
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Doris
Doris
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I have a Confederate officer's field chest, mgfr'd by Pember
I have a Confederate officer's field chest, mgfr'd by Pemberton & Brother of Richmond, Virginia. It belonged to LC Charles Old of E Company, 4th Va. Calvary. Condition is not bad considering. Any idea… read more
Nora
Nora
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We have a flat top steamer trunk with a double fitted tray
We have a flat top steamer trunk with a double fitted tray with what looks like a pin cushion or air freshener or hat compartment in the top tray. Metal exterior with leather straps and metal closers … read more
Frank
Frank
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We bought an old trunk at a garage sale for our home . We are
We bought an old trunk at a garage sale for our home . We are interested in who made it. The hardware has the number 5 on the top of the two latches and there is a star on the lock. There is a pattern… read more
Steven-R
Steven-R
Master's Degree
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I would like to know the auction value of a vintage trunk manufactured
I would like to know the auction value of a vintage trunk manufactured by A.E. Meek Trunk and Bag Company, Denver, Colorado. Size: 33” x 22” x 19“ Weight: 46 lbs. I don't know when it was made, but th… read more
Steven-R
Steven-R
Master's Degree
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I have an antique steamer trunk circa 1900s. All wood exterior,
I have an antique steamer trunk circa 1900's. All wood exterior, paper lined interior. To the best of my knowledge, this trunk was brought into the US when my grandfather emigrated to US from Russia. … read more
Michelle
Michelle
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Bachelor's Degree
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I have a watts moreland trunk. The name of this company is
I have a watts moreland trunk. The name of this company is on the inside of the lid. The key to the trunk says "yale junior" on it. The bottom is made of wood, the sides are lined with some kind of ma… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
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College
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Hi, I have just bought a trunk from a flea market. It is wood
Hi, I have just bought a trunk from a flea market. It is wood of some sort with brass fittings and is decorated with gold paint. It is quite large approx 150cm x 85cm x 75 cm. I know this is a vague d… read more
Frank
Frank
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Bachelor's Degree
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I have a 100+ year old trunk it may even be older than that
I have a 100+ year old trunk it may even be older than that b/c it has been buillt with square nails. It is in pretty rough shape but hey what do you expect for a very old trunk? I purchased it at an … read more
Will
Will
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Bachelor's Degree
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i have a very old steamer trunk that belonged to my grandmother
i have a very old steamer trunk that belonged to my grandmother .. it is lined with what looks like wall paper the outside is wood with brass corners and even the straps (leather ) are intact the hing… read more
Frank
Frank
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Bachelor's Degree
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i have two larde steamer trunks in my garage. probably came
i have two larde steamer trunks in my garage. probably came over on the boat from poland around 1900 or earlier. throw away or is there a market for these things… read more
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I have discovered a vintage Louis Vuitton checkered steamer
I have discovered a vintage Louis Vuitton checkered steamer trunk in my parents attic. There are several identifying markings inside and around the trunk. The inside consists of two trays, top has clo… read more
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Will
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