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Posted 5 years ago


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Another curb find. This is a nice actual steamer trunk -- named due to the fact that it was the correct size to fit under a bunk in the cabin of an ocean going vessel. It was covered with a drab brown canvas. I took off the canvas and put on a nice walnut stain on the pine body. It now adorns my office.


  1. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 5 years ago
    Fabulous! You are a dangerous picker! Once again, you've restored a treasure. Best wishes for success with your next adventure, Trunkman! miKKo
  2. trunkman trunkman, 5 years ago
    Thank you MikkoChristmas for your kind words and a vision for my future! I am off to my next adventure!!!
  3. trunkman trunkman, 5 years ago
    Thanks officialfuel, Manikin,walksoftly, miKKoChristmas11 and littlezula.
  4. mikielikesigns2 mikielikesigns2, 5 years ago
    Never really knew what the term "steamer trunk" meant. Thank you for the lesson.

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