Amazing Original Unrestored early (19th century) steamer trunk, travel chest. Most of these tend to have been over restored stripped of they material back to wood and polished. To within an inch of their life. This however has been saved from this fate. Mellowed with age with a beautiful Patina.
It even has its original paper lining and tray. It is also unusual in having wooden runner on the base with four original casters. Original decorated metal reinforcements, original metal bands and Original wooden slats. Missing keys, one metal clasp and rear wood slat has two splits.Remember this is original not restored and is simply gorgeous. Would suit many different settings.
Museum piece or Film set. Height to top of dome 53cm. Please look at the pictures and judge for yourself.
This has come from my own personal collection. Please look at my other very rare items. Can be picked up from the IOW or organise your own courier please contact. The item "Domed Trunk Steamer Chest travel trunk Original" is in sale since Friday, August 30, 2019. This item is in the category "Home, Furniture & DIY\Furniture\Trunks & Chests".
The seller is "simca1300" and is located in London, London. This item can be shipped worldwide.