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    Posted 7 years ago

    c0lliins
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    I found this while searching for antiques. In rough shape but wondering if anyone knows the possible age?

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    1. fortapache fortapache, 7 years ago
      Looks like you found an antique while searching for antiques. Does it have inserts. Can you post pictures of the inside? You can post 4 pictures per post.
    2. trunkman trunkman, 7 years ago
      1910-20's flat top trunk.
    3. c0lliins, 7 years ago
      When did they stop creating trunks like this? And im picking it up today so ill post more pics later but it was 20 bucks but ot didnt have much backgroind on it.
    4. trunkman trunkman, 7 years ago
      This style and type of trunk began to mark the end of the halcyon days of the traveling trunk. Lighter suitcases where coming into vogue and of course the dawn of air travel was breaking. After the 30's to 40's trunks began to be for storage only made mostly of metal or vulcanized fiber and the pine bodies ones with the nice hardwood slats began to abate. Then came the ubiquitous blue trunks that are still available today...
    5. c0lliins, 7 years ago
      Thankyou for the info trunkman :)
    6. trunkingforfun, 7 years ago
      Ok, looks like you have some work to do but I bet it will be fun and very nice when finished.

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