This is a lovely vintage/antique trunk. It is well built and extremely heavy.
The wood is well aged. And the finish is smooth to the touch. As you see in the photos, the edges are all smoothed. The top and bottom are two separate pieces of wood and is not a split in the wood. The color most closely matches Minwax's'Classic Cherry'.The box is also monogrammed. The brass handles on the sides are in excellent condition. There are heavy brass corner protectors which are all in very good condition with no breaks or cracks in the metal.
The box is locked, and there is no key. This trunk is not only good looking, but extremely practical. Its the perfect compact size to put in front of a bed, on a large shelf or use as a small coffee table.
It's also great for a step-stool or an extra seat. The wood is in amazing antique/vintage condition with stunning metal edging and detailing. As this is Vintage/Antique item and there is no specific information as to who may have made it, the materials, the type of wood or metal. The type of wood, metal and materials listed above should be considered as descriptive.It a very attractive trunk and in very good condition. See photos for exactly what this item is. The item "ANTIQUE WOOD TOOL BOX/SHIP SAILORS WOOD TRUNK CHERRY WITH METAL CORNERS" is in sale since Saturday, March 24, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Tools, Hardware & Locks\Tools\Tool Boxes, Chests".things" and is located in Tuckahoe, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.