Black Lacquer Customization

Hi all! Last week I found a box on ebay that looked like it had a unique factory finish.  It didn't.  It was painted brown - inside and out.  The paint was thin so I stripped it off.  When a Lane box is stripped the redish color that is added to the lacquer in the … Continue reading Black Lacquer Customization

Graduation Gift Box Insert

Hi all! Two posts in one's been awhile since that has happened! On the e-bay today there is a box for sale with the original cardboard insert still enclosed... As you can see, this is a later-era Short box probably from the 1980's or later but this is just a guess.  I haven't seen … Continue reading Graduation Gift Box Insert