On offer for sale is a rare and hard to find stagecoach trunk dating to circa 1800. These are often referred to as log trunks, due to their shape. It's NOT made from a log, it's been constructed just the way you would make a square trunk, but obviously a lot more work goes into constructing a trunk with this wonderful round shape. Approximate dimensions 21 inches long by 9 inches wide and 9 inches high. Despite the obvious signs of wear, age and usage marks the trunk would be considered to be in good original condition, especially when you consider it's over two hundred years old and was used for travelling with. Made from pine, and covered in deer hide. Decorated with brass studs. Original wrought iron strap hinges, lock and handles. Underneath is in good original condition. Interior was lined with paper which now shows it's age, which was common for these type trunks. As you will see from the images the trunks shows signs of wear and usage marks. The leather edge around the rim of the lid has some deterioration, but the fact that this trunk is still in it's original condition with all of it's hardware, is amazing. If you like primitive early trunks, then you will not be disappointed with this piece. In the past I've seen these type trunks refinished back the the old wood, and they look very nice, but personally I love them just like this, as they are real piece of history. If you ever watch any of the old western movies, you can sometimes see trunks like this on top of the stagecoach. AIRMAIL DELIVERY TO ALL PARTS OF THE USA &PARTS OF PARTS OF CANADA WILL BE $45 & TO PARTS OF AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND WILL BE $65 including packing. Payment can be with paypal from customers with CONFIRMED PAYPAL ACCOUNTS. Collection in person is not available, this item must be mailed to a verified address. Please email with any questions and thanks for looking in today.
A convenient layaway plan is always available if required. Just let me know how long you need to pay and we can divide the payments equally into the number of months and you can send a payment each month until paid.
Trunk. Log trunk. Stagecoach trunk.