Embossed Metal Inlay Hump Back
Dimensions 36” Length 28” Height 20” Width. Custom sizes available, call for information. 308-692-3119. Not a Camel Back or Flat Top, this trunk is a Hump Back. The top only curves one direction. Custom made from hand selected quarter sawn white oak, stained a rich dark red mahogany. Reproduction decorative embossed pressed metal in floral/scroll work pattern, accented with copper, highlight the exterior. Embossed pressed metal was first used in the early 1870’s, the patterns were many and varied. Oak slats are steamed and formed in a mold to fit over the top, and along the sides. Embellished with heavy duty reproduction hardware and a custom made “Zeller Lock” Interior is a rich designer silk fabric, hints of copper accentuate the exterior. Custom made tray lift, just like the trunks had 150 years ago. When you open the lid the tray comes up. Tray can be customized with copper inlay of family name, or left plain. Special feature is 5 hidden compartments. What a legacy to leave behind!!