Louis Vuitton checkered steamer trunk
• Unrestored, except for the lock which was closed when the trunk was received. So, we cut a Vuitton key
• The interior is original
• Metal handles
• Solid brass jewelery
The stable strips (red and black stripes) represent the colors of the family crest, at that time.
They allowed to easily recognize all the trunks of the same family.
The initials of side identified the trunk or trunks R.W. of New York.
This trunk was manufactured between 1914 and 1924