Rare half-sized antique steamer trunk with flat top and wooden slats. Now you get the Restoration Hardware with genuine history for a fraction of the price. Very good condition and would make a fantastic coffee table with hidden storage.
Also great for storing blankets, out of season clothing, toys or craft supplies! Small square shaped "half trunks" were similar to the European "Hat Box "Trunks which were very popular. They are also called "Ladies Trunks" due to their small size. This trunk is constructed in the Flat Top style which was adopted during the very beginning of trunks, which were among the most popular style trunks of the late 1800's and the early 1900's.
Age: This style of trunk was invented 1840 - 1850 and enjoyed popularity into the early 1900s. Measurements: 26" wide x 17" tall x 12.5 deep. Be sure to check the rest of our store for art, tons of steamer trunks, luggage and interesting vintage and antique home decor! We may be able to help.
Message us with details and price range. The item "RARE Half Trunk Steamer Wood Slats Ladies or Hat Box Antique Chest" is in sale since Tuesday, February 16, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Chests & Trunks\1800-1899". The seller is "honeythought" and is located in Quincy, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.