An early 20th century French-made Louis Vuitton wardrobe steamer trunk sold for $34,500 at an auction held August 21-24 by James D. Julia, Inc., in Fairfield, ME. The trunk (serial #020608) had a quilted interior that opened to a handsome compartment tray. The front had a pair of doors opening to show two long drawers mounted with leather handles. The case ended with two brass carrying handles. Also, another Louis Vuitton steamer trunk, this one a bit more worn and not as interesting, gaveled for $6,900. Prices include a 15 percent buyer’s premium.