Louis Vuitton checkered steamer trunk 1889
• with its poplar barrel and beech slats
• and its checkerboard canvas with some “Louis Vuitton registered trademark”
• The jewelry (lock, clasps, nails, corners and brackets) is made of solid brass
• and the corners are made of leather 2 noble materials which make this trunk a high-end trunk, 1st series Rare trunk, produced for the centenary of the French Revolution of 1789
It is from the checkerboard canvas that Louis Vuitton marks its canvas "L Vuitton registered trademark" and also then its locks, leather loop clasps...
Differentiation with other brands is then introduced.
We can clearly see its date of 1889 since the cross in the lid is Blue White Red to commemorate the centenary of the revolution