This beautiful rustic pine antique Victorian banded travel trunk with its country, heritage styling would make a stunning blanket chest or coffee table trunk. In stripped pine with warm honeyed tones, superb patina and tons of traditional features including oak bandings with polished brass studs and ornate reinforcings, steel strapping detail, metal edged lid with brass studding, steel reinforced corners and edges, ornate cast iron up and over clasps, steel chest handles, original tin base with 2 wooden runners and 4 integral castors, brass lock and 2 brass handles to front face.Exterior carefully refinished, waxed and polished. Interior stripped back to the original pine retaining metal lockable lid stay. DIMENSIONS (cm): L 91.5 x H 32 x D 52.5 (cm) NOTABLE QUIRKS: Shrinkage gaps. Bits of wood missing in places and a few old repairs. No catch or key to lock.
Lots of woodworm holes and trails - surface not structural - fully treated. Interior lid has been fitted with 3 bracings for strength and longevity, Rear hinge fixings have been replaced with new fittings.Corrosion to metalwork with bits missing in places, predominantly to right end. Quirks are commensurate with age and use and do not detract from the quality or beauty of the trunk rather are mentioned for accuracy - please see terms and conditions for further information. Large, heavy and high value items may be hand-delivered by arrangement. FIND OUR FULL PRODUCT RANGE AND MORE INFORMATION ABOUT US ON OUR WEBSITE. At Vintage Trunks & Chests we restore, renew and reinvent our items with care, expertise and attention to fine detail. All restoration work is completed sympathetically, using traditional methods, respecting the integrity of the individual piece. We hand finish our trunks & chests in several coats of a quality wax polish, endorsed by the Guild of Master Craftsmen and EN71 part 3 approved safe for toys, to naturally enhance, revive and protect the original patina. The item "ANTIQUE STEAMER TRUNK Coffee Table VICTORIAN PINE CHEST Old Rustic Blanket BOX" is in sale since Saturday, September 21, 2019. This item is in the category "Home, Furniture & DIY\Furniture\Trunks & Chests". The seller is "vintagetrunksandchests" and is located in Spilsby. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.