In polishing on everything and anything! We reveal to you how to recognize a good polishing of brass. It is clear that 95% of used trunks sold by antique dealers have a polishing very bad bill. Even if the trunks are old, even if there is a certain charm to have a ruined object, it is inconceivable for a collector to have a precious object, luxury, scratched by an inadequate restoration ...
Our client wanted a box to expose and tidy up a little old Chinese Buddha. The small sitting statuette, holding the sacred pearl, is carved in ivory. This figurine was offered to her by her dear grandmother, and has been in the family for several generations. This family patrimony has a great sentimental value that he wanted to protect in a luxury setting to transmit it in turn ...
Are you planning to purchase a new collection trunk for Louis Vuitton, Goyard, Moynat or Moreau luxury homes? Awesome: it's a crucial moment and a very important decision! But before buying, it would be better to check these 10 essential elements, so as not to have any unpleasant surprises once back home ...!
This Louis Vuitton Cabin trunk from 1911 gave us a hard time. His condition was for all "lost". Many merchants would have torn to pieces because they would not have been able to restore this kind of trunks. But at malle2luxe, we need more to discourage us:
There are some restorations that are so poetic that they can not leave us unmoved. This explorer's trunk is the perfect example. This trunk mail zinc and brass dates from 1889, it is an exceptional piece. Abandoned for more than 90 years, the oxidation has completely metamorphosed and became unrecognizable. It is very difficult, even for an informed eye, to distinguish the nature of the metal covering it.
When our client brought us his trunk Louis Vuitton, he was desperate. Indeed he had locked it several months ago and had lost this one ... A classic! Of course it would be easy to remove the rivets to open the lock, but our mission: to open it without weapon or violence
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This new louis vuitton mail trunk is again the sad example