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2 years ago
I'm4anythingOld: Didn't have time to properly reply to your important information. This helps me date another barrel top I have. And Hopefully I will find other trunks now hiding in basements or atti...
Thanks Trunkman. It's finds like this that have me checking online sources twice a day.
Thanks Greendog. That is a great tip. I have been using a very small paint brush and it takes so much time but I do love the look. The pen should make it go faster. Just ordered. You are a fantastic s...
Thanks Mike78. I usually tear into a trunk, but I hated taking off the leather so I did it slowly and reluctantly over a week.
Greendog: About the gold or silver, I was reading one of your comments about the original colors on a trunk and you said the "cast hardware was silver". I even saved the post. I had assumed they would...
Thanks for the info.
Anyone have an idea about age?
Thanks. I started painting the metal today with black Rustoleum. Can't decide on gold or silver for hardware.
Great information. This gives me some solid ideas to use on my trunks. I really appreciate you sharing your knowledge and experience. Thank you.
Greendog, a question. You says you will "clean and recondition" the vulcanized fiber. How will you do that? I have 3 of them (although they don't look like yours ----a beautiful trunk) and have no id...