Vintage Trunks & Chests
Vintage Trunks & Chests is located in Spilsby, UK
Steamer Trunk 1930s Art Deco Bentwood Travel Chest Coffee Table Storage
REF: 084VTC/LA / LA356210
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A nicely presented 1930's high top steamer trunk in chestnut brown waxed canvas with many traditional features - rescued, conserved and hand-finished in our Lincolnshire workshop. - Chestnut brown waxed canvas with dual colour painted stripe detail - Polished brass studded beech bandings with steel reinforcings - Robust leather reinforced corners - Dark brown leather handles in steel keepers - Rear leather covered hinge - Genuine maker's plate - Polished brass up & over clasps - Central working brass lock with key - Authentic large vintage luggage labels inc. 'Cunard White Star not wanted on voyage', 'P & O Cabin', 1st Class Hold' and 'Anchor Line Indian Service' - Complete original fabric lined interior in preserved condition including removeable top tray with all straps, buckles, leather keepers & tray handles intact, ribbon lid detail, lid stay & webbing luggage straps with buckles & leather keepers to base of interior. At Vintage Trunks & Chests we work with care, expertise & attention to fine detail. Our restorations are completed using time-honoured methods & everything is finished in numerous coats of a premium wax polish to naturally enhance, revive & protect the original patina.
Vintage Trunks & Chests has clarified that the Steamer Trunk 1930s Art Deco Bentwood Travel Chest Coffee Table Storage (LA356210) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1930
Notable Quirks: Scuffs to canvas covering in places with occasional pieces missing, piece of leather reinforcing missing to one corner on exterior base, slight bowing to lid, non-matching (although very similar) leather handles. Antique, vintage & reclaimed goods have unique quirks & imperfections which is part of their charm. Our antique & vintage trunks & chests will inevitably show some signs of wear & tear commensurate with age & previous use which may include: knocks, bumps & dents; scrapes, scuffs & scratches; marks, stains, fading & discolouration; snags, tears, peeling & wrinkling; surface corrosion; exposed fixings; old fixing holes; missing pieces; shrinkage gaps; paint remnants; small repairs; old/treated woodworm; corroded & missing metalwork; sharp edges; newly-fitted & replacement parts including fixtures & fittings. Notable quirks as outlined do not detract from the quality or beauty of the item rather are mentioned for accuracy.
Our standard charge is £35 to Mainland UK addresses and can now include a Saturday morning delivery. If you are outside this area please contact us first so we can provide a quote to ship to your postcode. We aim to dispatch all orders within 1-2 business days by 24 hour courier. After purchase do let us know if you have a preferred date for delivery so we can arrange this for you.
This Steamer Trunk 1930s Art Deco Bentwood Travel Chest Coffee Table Storage is located in Spilsby, UK