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Antique Trunk #594 - 1880s Small Dome Top Trunk

This is such a unique antique trunk. Some folks may call it a half trunk, but to me it's more than that. The best description is that it's duplicate of a full-sized dome top trunk.

It has all the features and characteristics of the larger version. We have never had the privilege of restoring such a gem. It could have been used for a short weekend trip, or perhaps for shoes or hats for a long voyage. It's almost like a quality-built treasure chest. We have never seen anything like it . . . never! What's amazing is that the hardware and trim are all standard size; even the thickness of the hardwood slats duplicates a large trunk.

Outside

  1. All the hardware is original and in remarkable condition.

  2. The handle hardware is cast iron, while the replacement leather handles are from Brettunsvillage.com.

  3. The beautiful brass lock is original and comes with a key. The brass center disc is etched "PATD MAR 69 & APRIL" (can't read the rest).

  4. The #1 hasps are original and the same as a large trunk might have.

  5. The wood has numerous knots and is a deep rich color.

  6. The corner bottom hardware includes bottom rollers to help with mobility.

Inside

  1. We replaced the damaged lid stay.

  2. The inside is finished with satin polyurethane, so it's ready to use.

The inside and outside are finished with a tung oil mixture and then a light coat of satin polyurethane. The finish is waterproof and soft to the touch.

This trunk measures 20.5 inches wide, 17 inches front to back, and 19 inches tall (measurements include hardware).

Our price includes insurance, packaging, and shipping to any of the 48 contiguous states. If you are west of the Mississippi, please add $25 to the price.

Price: $525

Our Price INCLUDES Insurance, Packing & Shipping
(to any of the 48 contiguous states)
 

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front   brass lock & key
 
dome top   left end
 
right end   front angle
 
another top view   #1 hasp
 
cast iron handle hardware   back
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Paying By Check or Money Order

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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