Bottom Stamp vs. Written Date…

Hi all! As you may know, I have been tracking the numbers stamped on the bottom of some of our boxes for quite some time now. I have found 103 boxes with the numbers stamped on the bottoms and all of the numbers, when read backwards can represent a date. In other words, there hasn't … Continue reading Bottom Stamp vs. Written Date…

New version of Lane Jewelry Box (SJB) found!

Hi all! Once again, while doing "research" on ebay, I came across this previously unknown box variation... Short Jewelry Box in Mahogany As you can see from the next photo, this version is the same as the other SJB versions I have found in the past. This one just isn't painted. "Natural" and painted SJB … Continue reading New version of Lane Jewelry Box (SJB) found!

New box style! Not click-bate! I’m calling it LARGE ROUNDED MAHOGANY (LR-M).

Hi all! It has been months since I have anything really interesting to talk about...until now! I found this box on ebay and have had it for about a week and have delayed this long to post about it to get my thoughts together. Honestly the time didn't help...I have no idea what to think … Continue reading New box style! Not click-bate! I’m calling it LARGE ROUNDED MAHOGANY (LR-M).

Academic Paper about Lane Cedar Chests from Canadian University

Hi all! While doing research online, I came across an academic paper from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. You can find the paper at this link: I did get in touch with Dr. Neilson to congratulate her on the work she has done and asked for permission to make this post. Excellent work on the … Continue reading Academic Paper about Lane Cedar Chests from Canadian University