The brown with chrome trim Starflite train case is in great to excellent condition. The gorgeous chrome and aluminum trim makes this beautiful carryon case a retro luggage masterpiece. The interior of this case would almost pass for new. The inner compartment is still intact with the cosmetic storage bag attached. The case has seen very little use.
The inner pouch has a slight bit of discoloration showing. It is practically unnoticeable unless placed in outside lighting.
The latch and hinges are in excellent working condition. The latch has a slight wear or patina just in the beginning stages where it almost takes an up-close light inspection to notice it.
The handle is also in excellent working condition. The handle does have discoloration in the grooves that are most likely from sticker residue.
There are no breaks, cracks, punctures, or repair places on this gorgeous Starflite train case. However, there are some vintage wear and rub places on the case. For example, the case has a light scratch on one side. Also, as can be seen in the pictures, there are some dark shadowy places that are in the grooves of the case - the small one on the side is noticeable in the pictures. While some of the discolorations may come out with a harsher chemical and rubbing, there are one or two spots that appear to be from another plastic rubbing up against an edge.
The color of this bag is more of the darker color as shown in the pictures. Sometimes, light is needed to show little marks that may not be visible on darker pieces.
The round Star Flite train case is simply gorgeous.
The decorative possibilities for this train case are many. Sometimes the big obstacles for displaying older luggage pieces are size and color. This luggage case has both of those covered. The size is perfect to display in an entryway or vanity area. The display shelf in a living room would be enhanced with this gorgeous retro collectible. Also, the case would be great for storing small throws or kids blankets.
The collector will appreciate this Starflite train case for its great to excellent condition and beautiful retro design.
The Starflite luggage case weighs approximately 71 oz.
The brown round Starflite train case measures approximately 17.25" wide including the trim x 16.5" tall including the latch x 6 5/8 deep.
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***Textiles and Fabrics such as linens, tapestries, clothing, tablecloths, or simple craft materials may be wrinkled or have lines upon arrival as they are folded for shipping. It is recommended they be laid out or hung up.
***As is common with pre-owned items they could have little marks that are not so easily detectable - we refer to these as vintage wear and rub marks. While I do personally inspect each item, I can miss small marks that may not show up with a regular inside light. That being said, I try to be very picky and careful to make sure the details are explained truthfully, honestly, and upfront.
***Virtually all pre-owned items have vintage wear and rub marks. This is simply a term that we have coined to point out that because: (1) they are older, (2) most likely they are not in their original plastic, wrapping, or packaging, (3) have been stored, (4) transported, (5) and handled - they are very likely to have little, small, or slight discolorations, marks, places, wear, etc. Hence, this is why we often have longer descriptions. We try very hard to make sure you know what we know.
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