Connie's Trunks gives tired old trunks new life from the beautiful shores of Sebago Lake, Maine.

Antique Trunk #429 - Beautiful 1860s Dome Top Trunk, Original Protective Hardware, Deep Divided Tray, Solid Brass Lock 

What a beautiful trunk! Originally it was covered in leather. Once we removed the old, damaged leather we discovered this beautiful wood. The deep wood tone, darker metal trim, along with the deep divided tray, makes this a rare piece. It's truly a beautiful historical piece of furniture.

Since dome top trunks were made for the wealthier traveler and were designed to always end up on the top of the trunk pile for safekeeping, this trunk weathered the travel well. The original leather covering was pretty durable, providing protection for more than 150 years . . . unreal.

The beautiful brass lock is in great condition but does not have a key.
The tray is original and even has a storage compartment with a wooden flap. The square compartment on the right was originally used for safekeeping of a traveler's hat.

The replacement straps are from brettunsvillage.com.

One handle is original, while the other is a replacement from an old trunk. They both look great and both have original handle hardware.

The outside and inside have several coats of Polyurethane for protection, and then were hand rubbed for added beauty.

This trunk measures 30 inches wide, 19.5 inches front to back, and is approximately 23 inches tall at the highest point.

The bottom corner rollers help move it around empty or full. We had to replace one missing roller. The bottom corner roller hardware is stamped PAT-D NOV 1855.

Price includes packaging, shipping, and insurance to any of the 48 contiguous states.

Price: $650

 

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front   brass lock
 
top   front angle
 
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another front angle   back
 
inside with tray   storage compartment flap
 
another inside view   inside without tray
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If you prefer to pay us by check or money order, simply print our printer-friendly order form or download and print a PDF version, fill it out completely, and send it along with your check/money order to us. Once the payment clears, we will ship your trunk. If you decide to buy a trunk and pay by check or money order, send us an email or call us so we can put a "Hold" on your selected trunk. Please identify the trunk by Trunk number.

Layaway Plans

Layaway Plans are available for up to three months. Reserve your trunk and pay for it in multiple installments. Please note, there is a 20% re-stocking fee for trunks on layaway if you decide to cancel your purchase. To inquire about a layaway plan, contact us at info@conniestrunks.com or (207) 693-1027.

Shipping

Shipping and handling via UPS to any of the US's contiguous 48 states is included in the price of most trunks, unless otherwise noted. If you want it shipped outside the USA or to Alaska or Hawaii, or have special delivery requirements, call us before you make your purchase (either online or through the mail) for an estimate of additional shipping charges.

Sales Tax

Maine residents, please be sure to add 5.5% sales tax.

Return Policy

If you are not satisfied with your selection, please either call or email us for a Return Authorization (RA) number. You will have 14 days to return your purchase for a full refund. The return freight will be at your expense. Out of the 400 plus trunks sold, we have only had one trunk returned and that was because our customer did not measure where they wanted the trunk to go and it was too large (they did purchase a smaller one).

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