Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Steamer Trunk

In Furniture > Trunks > Show & Tell.
Trunks806 of 2517Romadka Brothers Trunk from MilwaukeeFamily trunk
7
Love it
0
Like it

fionablackfionablack loves this.
trunkmantrunkman loves this.
FatBoy64FatBoy64 loves this.
DrillDrill loves this.
fortapachefortapache loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
greendoggreendog loves this.
See 5 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 4 years ago

    Yelloweyes
    (1 item)

    Hey guys, just trying to figure out how old this bad boy is. Got it curbside, thought it was such a cool old piece. I think it's leather covered with metal binding, and an eagle lock from terryville. Any tips would be great!

    Unsolved Mystery

    Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.

    logo
    Trunks
    See all
    Antique Trunk Hardware-Leather Handles,Ends and Nails for Trunks & Chests-New--U
    Antique Trunk Hardware-Leather Hand...
    $27
    1931 Lane Altavista Cedar Chest Aroma Tite Trunk Blanket Chest ornate carvings
    1931 Lane Altavista Cedar Chest Aro...
    $180
    Antique Trunk Restoration Book Chest Steamer Vintage New Info Refinish RESTORE
    Antique Trunk Restoration Book Ches...
    $30
    Louis Vuitton Alzer 80 Hard Sided Luggage Vintage Trunk Suitcase
    Louis Vuitton Alzer 80 Hard Sided L...
    $2,500
    logo
    Antique Trunk Hardware-Leather Handles,Ends and Nails for Trunks & Chests-New--U
    Antique Trunk Hardware-Leather Hand...
    $27
    See all

    Comments

    1. greendog greendog, 4 years ago
      I say early 1900's, and I believe it's vulcanized fiber not leather. very nice curbside find.
    2. Drill Drill, 4 years ago
      I agree with Greendog, Great iron banding,you hardly ever see that on this style of trunk.Nice find
    3. TrunkerMarvin TrunkerMarvin, 4 years ago
      A true "steamer trunk" from the early 1900's. I agree, probably had the vulcanized fiber covering. A more unusual style with the metal banding as the others have pointed out. Great find... glad it was saved from the landfill!
    4. Drill Drill, 4 years ago
      http://patentimages.storage.googleapis.com/pages/US986841-0.png
      similar latch patent

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.