16th-18th Century Style Standard 16 Gauge XL Half Strap Folded Hinges for Trunks and Chests


These are our Standard weight(16ga steel) folded half strap hinges. Each set is made to order with customers choice of backset. Folded hinges are made to mount completely on the outside of a trunk or chest with the hinge pin in line with the seam between the lid and the box.
The backset is the measurement that lines the hinge pin up with that seam. It is easy to find the backset because it is the same as the thickness of the lid.
We offer three common thickness or backsets which can be chosen at check out or if you need a size not offered choose "other" and leave us a note as to your needs.
Our XL hinges measure 8" on the long side including the length of the fold and 2 1/2" on the short side, with a 2" width at the hinge pin.
Hinges are supplied with 1" forged head clinch nails. Please notify us if you need longer nails.
They are also offered in 5 different finishes.
Antiqued Brown Wash
Rusted Plum Brown
Linseed oil Black
Unfinished Forged
Forged grey
The Wash, Forged grey and Plum Brown are hot waxed. The Linseed oil Black is a traditional baked on finish, and the Unfinished forged is just that.
All of our hardware is handmade when ordered to meet your needs. Please allow up to two weeks for shipping.
Check out all of our hand made traditional and original designs at: wwwthelockandboxshoppe.com

Shipping from United States

Processing time

14-21 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 1 - 2 weeks
  • Europe : 3 - 5 weeks

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

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  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

I don't accept cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

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