Antique early-20th Century very rare Louis Vuitton hat trunk, covered not in the world famous (but more common) monogram canvas but in a single piece of cow hide. These all-leather trunks were made by special order and Louis Vuitton used to take pride in using only the best hides.Many have not stood the test of time, leather needs to be treated every few years otherwise it dries and disintegrates but this example still shows the suppleness it had the day it left the shop. These are part of a range of speciality materials used by Vuitton, the materials including (but not limited to) zinc, copper, crocodile leather and cow leather.
ANTIQUE 20thC RARE LOUIS VUITTON CYLINDER HAT TRUNK, PARIS c. In Good Condition - some staining on the leather, wear as expected.
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