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Two what I believe to be Barrell Stave Trunks

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Posted 3 years ago

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senor_trunk
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Two maybe barrell stave trunks I believe.
Nice condition, one has brass straps with brass bosses, the other iron straps with star tacks.
Anybody have any clues for me?

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  1. vanskyock24 vanskyock24, 3 years ago
    i got one similar like this on my site thought might be a sea trunk what size is this one
  2. senor_trunk senor_trunk, 3 years ago
    there are two seperate trunks, the two right pictures have brass band and bosses
    ill get the measurements tomorrow
  3. Hedgie Hedgie, 3 years ago
    To hazard a guess, they look like ammunition boxes that were pulled along w/ the artillery, and stored the charges and fuse. I have seen something like these before at re-enactments strapped to the rear of a cannon.
  4. senor_trunk senor_trunk, 3 years ago
    thats very interesting, certainly have never thought about or seen that.
    I'll look around and see if I can find something
    Thanks for the comment
  5. Hedgie Hedgie, 3 years ago
    Please don't think I am by any means an expert. Lol. I am only going off what I have seen before.
  6. senor_trunk senor_trunk, 3 years ago
    i appreciate the suggestion, cause i don't know.
    gives me somewhere to look
  7. Hedgie Hedgie, 3 years ago
    Sure thing. Happy to help. :)

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