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Paris 32-inch Wooden Chest
Add a sophisticated touch and extra storage space to any room with this Paris chest. This chest is constructed of reclaimed wood with iron hardware and a natural finish creating an antique look.
ITEM#: 14819755Add a sophisticated touch and extra storage space to any room with this Paris chest. This chest is constructed of reclaimed wood with iron hardware and a natural finish creating an antique look.
- Materials: Reclaimed wood/ iron hardware
- Finish: Natural
- Dimensions: 18 inches high x 32 inches wide x 18 inches deep
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I love the trunk and it is excellent quality especially for the price; however, I was planning to use it in my family room as a coffee table. The only problem is that it is not flat on top. I think we can probably make it work, but we will have to be very careful where we set our drinks. Also, in case you can't tell by the picture, the front latch is purely decorative; there is nothing to latch it to. Most likely if I had seen this in a store I would have fallen in love with it but then not purchased it because it is not flat on top.Read More
This trunk fit my needs perfectly! Great storage and so solid! Looks amazing, like something I found in an antique store or something. It was even better in person than described. I can't believe how great the quality is, especially for the cost. Highly recommend!Read More
I like it. I thought it would be a little bit more heavier however, it is a good product and I would recommend it to a friend. If I would have waited a little longer to buy it I would have gotten the 10% off discount.Read More
We added protective felt pads to the bottom of the chest so the metal accents would not scratch our wood floors. Great looking storage.Read More
this chest exceeded my expectations...it now holds all of my bed sheets and there is room for more!! it is so beautiful and looks antique at the foot of my iron bed. if you are looking for an unusal chest for storage, this is the one....thank you overstock...perfect!!!!!!Read More
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Thank you for your question kgardner775. The Paris 32-inch Wooden Chest, is made from reclaimed wood, which is aged, recycled timbers that was harvested years ago, used in constructing a building and then saved when the original building was torn down. The shipping weight is 49 pounds. Have a great day.
Did other purchasers find that the trunk isn't flat on top? I am also considering purchasing it to use as my primary coffee table and am wondering if it's a consistent or one-off issue. Thanks!
Hello lauracate78, Some will be flat and some will be smooth but uneven which is the nature of the reclaimed wood. Thank you for shopping with us. It is a great looking piece.
it is flat enough and so gorgeous
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