Antique Furniture/old trunk



just got this trunk and was curious to know its history and value

Hi Kurt,

It appears that what you have is a late 18th to 19th century chest.
My guess is that the art work on the interior lid is of a later date.

I feel the chest is valued at around $350. but I would recommend that
you have a local and knowledgeable antique dealer look at it in person
to pass a final assessment.

Best Wishes,

George E. Harrison III

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