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    Posted 5 years ago

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    Hi this is my salesmans sample steamer trunk I just refinished this trunk last picture is what it looked like before I would love to know if this trunk is rare I do know you don't see to many this nice ad complete this trunk is missing the Leather handles and the lock is brocket but I just love this trunk any more info about this trunk would be gladly appreciated thank for reading.

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    1. Manikin Manikin, 5 years ago
      I believe it is a antique doll trunk 1800's- early 1900's . I have seen many of these in doll collections ,very beautiful .
    2. Tangoes Tangoes, 5 years ago
      Re: Manikin, Thank you for your comment/info I've also heard of toy trunk.
    3. Celiene Celiene, 5 years ago
      Love it!I want that one in the link with all the dolls and their things!
    4. Tangoes Tangoes, 5 years ago
      Re:Celiene sorry I don't have the truck with the dolls someone else sent me the link it's on Pinterest.
    5. Mbursby, 5 years ago
      I have a regular size trunk almost exactly like it. I also collect samples. Would you let me know if you are ever interested in selling it?

      My trunk was passed down through the family. Sadly, I know very little about it.

    6. Tangoes Tangoes, 5 years ago
      Re: Mubursby,Sorry but I don't plain on selling this trunk, but thanks.
    7. jscott0363 jscott0363, 5 years ago
      Wonderful salesman trunk. Some also refer to these as toy trunks or doll trunks. It's fairly rare to see the complete interior and in such beautiful condition. I have several in my collection, but not a tin covered one like this. There are still many of this type of trunk available today, but most I come across do not have the wonderful original interior as yours does. I have on with the same identical hardware, bit mine is covered in striped canvas.


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