Kicking off the Every Object Tells a Story© Antique Trader Magazine challenge, is the story of a long forgotten old steamer trunk, purchased during an estate sale, which had been gathering dust for years in a remote corner of a basement.
The trunk, a vintage Vuitton, with the signature Louis Vuitton monogram dotting the canvas, dated from the great era of ocean liners. The outside labels, from the White Star Line, told an intriguing tale of where the trunk had been in its life. But what kind of long forgotten treasure might it reveal on the inside?
Read more at Caroline Ashleigh’s blog …
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