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    Posted 1 year ago

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    I have been hoping to add this type of trunk to my collection for some time. Either they are too expensive or just in poor shape. This one is pristine. I did not know they were made full sized.. 32' wide 20' high.
    Can anyone identify partial makers label? Bonus... came with key! I am thinking around 1870 age wise...


    1. greendog greendog, 1 year ago
      Very nice trunkman, I also would like to find one, but as you said too expensive or roached out, nice find. greendog
    2. jscott0363 jscott0363, 1 year ago
      Wow!! That's in amazing condition T-man!! She's a beauty! You mentioned the size of this one. I actually have one that's 38" long and 21" tall.
    3. fortapache fortapache, 1 year ago
      Nice interior. I see a lot of trunks but very few with the inserts.
    4. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
      Very nice trunkman ! I love the look of it , and nice to see one in such fabulous condition.
    5. trunkman trunkman, 1 year ago
      Thanks so much greendog, js, fortapache and manikin for the comments... js I had actually only seen this type in pictures and always was under the assumption they were medium sized so when I went to pick it up I was so surprised that it was full sized... learn something new with every trunk! The leather on yours is magnificent... I just saddle soaped and mink oiled this... is there another step I should consider?
    6. jscott0363 jscott0363, 1 year ago
      The saddle soap and mink oil is all I normally do. The leather on this one is really in amazing condition. Wonderful find!!!
    7. Drill Drill, 1 year ago

      Closest picture I could find courtesy of Jim's site.
    8. trunkman trunkman, 1 year ago
      Thanks Drill - great to see the original ads!

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