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Trunks2283 of 25201940's Sheet Metal Suitcase - TrunkLate 1800's Round Top Trunk?
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    Posted 9 years ago

    trunkman
    (139 items)

    This was one of my earlier curb discoveries. It is not a particularly valuable trunk, but its size and shape lends itself well as a living room end table. Much of the wear on the wood is from 18 years of boys toys being scrapped along its surface. (sort of the Velvetten Rabbit of trunks). I have always enjoyed this one for its colour and texture. I am having a happy anniversary -- this is the 25th trunk I have posted!

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    Comments

    1. trunkman trunkman, 9 years ago
      I missed that -- now I will have to wait for a gold one on my fiftieth. (at this rate it will not be far away) Thanks eye4alotofnicestuff.
    2. trunkman trunkman, 9 years ago
      It takes me 3.8 seconds to load a trunk into my car, put it in first and take off. I am the "phantom of the curb". Just don't turn you back to me in the presence of your trunk, particularly within 100ft of the road -- fair game territory!
    3. trunkman trunkman, 9 years ago
      I think I have over-exposed -- now it is trunk fatigue.
    4. trunkman trunkman, 9 years ago
      Well, yes, but that would require extra effort, and, well, you know, energy being what it is and all, I guess I'll weather the storm and take my likes and loves as they come, -- or not... I am having such fun being a part of this forum it hardly matters.
      Thanks eye4beauty -- loves and likes back at ya!
    5. trunkman trunkman, 9 years ago
      Oh now you are baiting me...do show...
    6. trunkman trunkman, 9 years ago
      Hope you can pull it out -- always glad to see new finds... and thanks for making it fun for me also...
    7. trunkman trunkman, 9 years ago
      Thanks eye4beauty, officalfuel, lisah07, and walksoftly for the love.
    8. Yuko Yuko, 9 years ago
      You have a tremendous collection of trunks.
      Each with a differen personality. They are very beautiful.
      I really like.
      Yuko
    9. trunkman trunkman, 9 years ago
      Thank you mikielikesigns2, Yuko, hawilliams83, bender, TheGateKeeper, jimborasco, and Bruce99.
    10. flowerrose, 9 years ago
      No, I love it too. I don't think there is such as a thing as Trunk overdose! I love the image on it too - fabulous trunkman!! Mine is still locked and taunting me.
    11. trunkman trunkman, 8 years ago
      Thank you flowerrose, eye4beauty, northwestrelics, and collector4ver for the L's...

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