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

Antique Trunk #432 - Beautiful 1880s Metal Dome Top Trunk with Eagle Lock and Divided Tray 

The beautiful pewter look of the metal along with deep wood tone makes this an exceptional piece of history. The embossed metal design is identified as "Mesh and Squares." 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. Originally, this beauty was painted red.

This trunk would look great in a traditional home as well as a home with the popular industrial décor. Itís a charming trunk with a ton of versatility.

The contoured and straight oak slats are in great shape. The curved hardwood slats were steamed, formed, and dried to follow the contour of the dome top. The ends are secured with awesome original detailed hardware.

The Eagle lock does not have a key, but since it lays flat it looks great. The lock faceplate adds to the quality of the trunk.

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

Since the tray originally had a cardboard bottom, we replaced it with wood.

This trunk measures 30 inches wide, 17 inches front to back, and is approximately 20 inches tall at the highest point.

The bottom has built-in rollers to help with mobility empty, or full.

The replacement leather handles are from Handle end caps are original.

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

Price: $575




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front   top view
eagle lock & lift   top
left end   right end
front angle   slat hardware
back   inside 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 or (207) 693-1027.


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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