I love old steamer trunks (which this is not. This is a Carriage trunk. The curved lid is to shed water while riding atop a coach or carriage. Steamer trunks have flat tops for easy packing in a ship's hull.
paint furniture- Antique Trunk Makeover - A beat up old military trunk gets a fresh start with a customizeable world map, casters, and spray paint. Stripping the paint of the metal was the hardest part.