Louis Vuitton zinc trunk, Comte de Simencourt SOLD
• Exceptional explorer's trunk
• Poplar shaft,
• protected by Zinc for humid countries
• With its solid brass jewelry
• and its original interior A video attached below shows you a before and after of the discovery and then the restoration of this trunk.
According to the inside label, the trunk was created between 1871 and 1885.
The LV zinc trunks are rare objects, they were made in very small numbers, for explorers who went to very humid regions.
Brass and zinc are perfect for resisting this and keeping personal belongings safe.