Antique Miniature Salesman Sample Black Flat Top Trunk, Paper Lining, No Tray or Key

Antique Miniature Salesman Sample Black Flat Top Trunk, Paper Lining, No Tray or Key

Regular price $90.00


Product Description:  This miniature metal trunk in rectangular form was possibly once either used as a salesman travel sample to promote and sell their line of trunks or as a small doll accessory trunk.  Sitting 10 inches long with a flat top and squared off corners, it still bears its original metal hardware and interior paper lining.

Additional uses:  Small Doll Trunk, Doll Clothing Storage, Small Tool Chest, Bathroom/Bedroom Table-top Storage

Circa:  Most likely early 1900’s - 1930

Note:  Refer to "Condition" for wear and damage.

Product Weight:  1 pound 15 ounces

Dimension:  10” x 6” x 6”

Primary Material:   Metal, Paper, Leather, Paint

Primary Color:  Black

Maker:  Unknown

Markings:  No visible makers mark. 

Origin:  Unknown

Condition:  Previously owned - used.  Latches and hinges are functional.  Missing key and interior tray.  One left leather handle is torn (as shown).  Pen handwriting on inside lid which appears to read “Box Key No. 273 although not certain.  Light scratches, wear and patina on hardware.  Small areas of paper lining wear, tears mostly on upper interior and ledges(as shown).  Spotty staining or discoloration (as shown).

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