Pine Trunk with Iron Detailing ca. 1899
Large, domed-top pink trunk with iron details and hardware plus hand-painted initials and date. This substantial piece will anchor any room with style and quiet understated elegance. Imagine the history this piece has been a part of in it's 120+ years. Bring it home to your house to continue it's story.
Swedish "kista" trunks were once given as a gift to a marrying couple and would be filled with all the necessities for married life, such as special linens, family keepsakes, and so on. Often you'll find them hand-painted with both the date and the initials of the betrothed couple. Offered as is.