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Posts: 6
Registered: ‎01-08-2012

Is this vintage 1950's suitcase worth anything?

This was handed down from a family member. It still works, the latches open and close easily, though it's well traveled and has some scratches and stains. I can't find a company label, though I'm pretty sure it's from the 1950's and possibly the 40's. Any insight is appreciated!



http://www.christianleonard.com/_files/suitcase1.jpg

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milestoneks
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Registered: ‎01-17-2006

Re: Is this vintage 1950's suitcase worth anything?

in reply to bdp31770

appears more 1950-60. No value to speak of, but good for storage.

“What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.” ~~Albert Pike, Freemason
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Registered: ‎01-08-2012

Re: Is this vintage 1950's suitcase worth anything?

in reply to bdp31770

Thank you! I just found a similar Samsonite piece from the 50's...would you say that's probably not worth much either?

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Registered: ‎10-21-2004

Re: Is this vintage 1950's suitcase worth anything?

in reply to bdp31770

I collect vintage cases. It all comes down to color, shape and condition. Yours has some conditon issues from the pics...


Wouldnt put it over 20.00 

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