16th-18th Century style tapered trunk/chest corner bracket


This is a hand forged heavy gauge 7” corner brace for early American trunks and chests.
Made of 11 ga steel this corner measures 1 1/4” at the bend and about 7/8” at the ends. Each leg measures 3 1/2” in length.
These corners come with a choice of forged head nails in 1 1/2”, 1 1/4” or 1”. Or you may order slotted flathead or roundhead screws. please specify when ordering.
5 finishes are available starting with 3 different textured finishes
Un-finished forged is textured and wire brushed with no additional finish applied.
Forged Grey is also textured but left with a grey color and then waxed.
Antique brown wash is rust colored, lightly buffed and waxed.
Plum brown is a solid brown color/ waxed.
And Linseed oil black is a traditional baked on finish which does not require wax.
These braces are sold individually. Inventory numbers only reflect material available to make your corners. All orders are made to order so please allow 2-3 weeks for your order to be shipped.

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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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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