How to Determine the Age of a Lane Cedar Chest
Lane Home Furnishings and Lane Furniture Industries began as one company: Standard Red Cedar Chest Company. According to Lane Furniture, John Lane purchased a company in 1912 and shortly thereafter he and his family began building chests, and later...
A hope chest, also called dowry chest, cedar chest or glory box is a chest used to
... The collection of a trousseau was a common coming-of-age rite until ... the
manufacturer Lane Furniture recalle...
Sep 7, 2010 ... Just to follow up about my blog post yesterday about my $10 Lane cedar chest, I
wanted to remind/inform people that if you have a Lane or ...
How to Date a Lane Cedar Chest. Cedar chests date from times when brides
made and brought most of their fine household items into a marriage. Learning ...
At Lane, our philosophy is to create furniture with comfort, innovation, value, and
... Usually Lane cedar chests have serial numbers that are stamped or applied to
.... prices, but these are the leathers that tend to develop a rich patina with age.
Because of their quality and fine workmanship the Lane Cedar Chest all gain in
value with age, especially those made before 1940. The Struggling little ...
One of the most important things to note when discussing the differences
between new and antique Lane cedar chests is the fact that an item's age will not
Nov 11, 2009 ... I've already tried contacting Lane furniture but haven't heard back from them ...
My Lane cedar chest is serial number 242260, Style #481942.
Jan 15, 2014 ... By Theresa Knapp Do you have a Lane cedar chest that automatically locks
when closed and opens only from the outside? If so, Heritage ...
If you are in possession of an original Lane cedar hope chest, and wish to
determine its current value, check eBay to see how much your particular model is