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Early Louis Vuitton Damier Canvas Steamer Trunk

Auction:
2611M
Lot:
611
Sold for:
$5,036$4,250

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Auction:
Discovery - 2611M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 12, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Early Louis Vuitton Damier Canvas Steamer Trunk, late 19th/early 20th century, of typical form, with checked canvas-covered body, marked "L. Vuitton Marque De Fabrique Deposee," brass hardware also with LV markings, wood and leather straps, brass fittings, interior compartments, centered inside paper label, serial number 37216, on rollers, ht. 22 1/2, wd. 36, dp. 21 in.


Estimate $3,000-5,000

Wear to trunk. Some insect damage to top of trunk, side, and back center. Water damage/ staining, possibly mildew, to interior. One brass at top corner has been cleaned or replaced. (See additional photographs).

Keywords

Louis Vuitton, brass hardware, Fashion, French people, Luggage, Trunk

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