|Welcome to our Before and After page. Here you will see pictures of trunks we have restored for our
customers and trunks we are currently working on. We constantly update this page, so check back often
Before and after pictures of a canvas covered flat top . After restoration it has
new canvas, new leather, paint and lining.
A Large flat top before restoration. Notice
the heavy ornate metal corner protectors.
Large flat top with new leather and a color
change after restoration
Gary, Just want to tell you how
much Ron and I love our trunk. It
is beautiful. We hope to get
another one from you soon.
Ron and Dee
A beautiful round top with 2 color new paint, leather and
Dome top with embossed pebble pattern tin, before and after
pictures, new 2 color paint on embossed tin, refinished slats,
new leather, & newspaper pattern lining.
This beautiful dome top trunk along with a flat top ( not pictured)
is on display in San Diego, CA
Before and after pics of a blue/silver
embossed pattern dome top with new
interior, and hat box tray
Before and after pictures of a rare Dresser Trunk, completely restored with Victorian pattern lining,
new paint, and leather.
A Beautiful, Geometric pattern, embossed
tin dome top completely restored with rebuilt
dome compartments, cedar lining, and new
I cannot believe what a wonderful job
you have done.... Every last detail of
my trunk seems to have been given
your full attention...
Your skill and hard work have made
my trunk even more special and
A dome top with Embossed tin covering
before restoration, with an awful , owner
applied blue paint.
After restoration with the original gold color
restored, new leather and refinished slats.
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Dealers and Restorers of Antique Trunks
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embossed tin painting
Before and after of a small dome top trunk done with out paint on the embossed tin. Embossed tin
is buffed and sealed only.
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An 1860's Civil War trunk before and after pictures. This trunk was completely
re-covered in leather - - embossed, tinted, and glazed. New straps and handles
installed, completely re-furbished lid compartments and tray.
All metal hardware was re-used.
Embossing on leather
Before and after of a gold finished dome top trunk. All hardware and the original finish has been restored and
the inside completely redone. New handles, paint, tray covers & artwork.
Gold geometric pattern dome top trunk with severe damage to the lid
After restoration with new gold painting with stain wash, Repaired lid panel, and cedar lining.
Painted Flat top trunk before restoration
After paint stripping, and
restoration of slats and outside
After restoration of dome top with gold "crystalized" finish and restored tray and dome compartments.
Original tray lining was retained and restored.
Gold crystalized finish trunk before
Before and after pictures of a beautifully finished Dome top done in copper metallic with
stain wash on Alligator leather pattern embossed tin.
Leather covered dome top trunk before restoration. This trunk was completely recovered in leather,
tinted, sealed, and hand embossed. The inside was completely restored and re-lined.
After restoration with completely new leather covering, hand embossed. Click on the pictures for a
close up of the embossing in the leather.
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A Leather covered dome top trunk fully restored with new outside leather, hand embossed.
Restored inside with new trays, covering and artwork.
Leather covered Dome top, before restoration. Missing the tray, leather
missing or dried out.
After restoration with oiled leather, bare spots covered, new tray and lid
compartments restored. New paper lining and artwork.