Skip to the beginning of the images gallery $ 24. This hope chest required quite a bit of repair work before the painted furniture makeover could even begin. We have an old cedar chest that belonged to my grandmother. Established in 1912 in Virginia, the Lane Furniture Company began production of their cedar chests in 1920, and would continue production until their factory was closed down in 2001. Playing around with dental tools in an attempt to turn the lock did not help. Usually Lane cedar chests have serial numbers that are stamped or applied to the bottom of the chests. Custom One of a Kind, Painted 1947 Vintage Mid-Century Lane Cedar Chest NO LOCK GreenSceneAntiques. 00. The Consumer Product Safety Commission is urging consumers to remove or replace the latch and lock on the recalled Lane and Virginia Maid brand cedar chests. $275.00. Vintage 1940 s Lane Keep Safe Cedar Chest Trunk Lock Removed. Protect your keepsakes with heirloom quality wooden hope chests from Fifthroom.com. See how you can get free standard shipping. Surface Mounted Cedar Chest Lock and Latch. ... We sell our Heywood Wakefield finishes two different ways.... kits or stain only. This piece of furniture was my grandmothers and is about 60 years old. The company did a voluntary recall of the latches. Hold the key firmly while you tap on its end with a hammer. Top can be removed (screws) for easy recovering if a different pattern is desired. Only 1 available and it's in 3 people's carts. 5 out of 5 stars (117) $ 545.00. Cedar Balls for Clothes Storage and Drawers - 24 Pcs Cedar Blocks 100% Natural Aromatic Red Cedar Wooden Balls ... Cedar Essence Keepsake or Memory Box 9.5"L x 4"W x 3.5"H with Lock and Key. While any chest can conjure up the privateer in us, Lane chests, with their solid cedar plank work and bevy of styles, hold special allure. DEBUNKING THE TRUNK: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT LANE CEDAR CHESTS. The rich tone of cherry wood adds warmth to any living room or bedroom. In the 1950s Lane added a number of new product lines to its repertoire,. I know this may not really be the forum and I appologize, but cannot find a lock/latch diagram on the net that helps. Password Recovery. It’s in good condition, it’s a Lane cedar chest and I have serial and style numbers. QTY. Your cedar chest isn't just a pretty piece of furniture for storing keepsakes and pillows. Tap hard enough to make the lock disengage so you can open the lid. The Restoration Studio has been producing HW finishes & stains since 2005. Time left 9d 11h left. Item # 28233. Don’t turn it, keep it straight. Children hiding in these chest would become trapped and suffocate. “Lane Cedar Chest Presented by Geo. It's a Lane "Virginia Made". Ask Your Own Antiques Question. Show More. I realize it has been quite some time since your post,but have you been able to find A Cavalier combination lock for your cedar chest yet? The last Lane cedar chest to be manufactured in the United States rolled off the production line in the summer of 2001, and the plant closed for good. $145.00. In 1996, Lane Cedar Chest issued a recall for an in home replacement of the locks on some of their cedar chests; due to the latches automatically catching. Lane will not provide a lock for a Cavalier chest. Watch; Vintage Lane Standing Ceader Chest 43 1/2w×31"h×17 1/4"d×12" off grd. Share … $545.00. In stock . Local Pickup. Cavalier and Lane are two different companies. 4.9 out of 5 stars 59. $95.00. The brand name "Lane" or "Virginia Maid" is located inside the cedar chest. View It on eBay. Free local pickup. The lock is not "locked", but the latch won't disengage. Usually Lane cedar chests have serial numbers that are stamped or applied to the bottom of the chests. Usually Lane cedar chests have serial numbers that are stamped or applied to the bottom of the chests. Small Lane cedar chest with key Advertising item from "Urbauer's Furniture Store, Davenport, NE" note included saying, "graduation gift from store" Pickup in Geneva, NE The last Lane cedar chest to be manufactured in the United States rolled off the . W Ecclestone Limited, Bracebridge, Ont.” is printed inside the lid. John Lane and his son, Ed Lane, incorporated the business in 1912 as The Standard Red Cedar Chest … or Best Offer. Antique Mid Century Waterfall Cedar Chest, lock removed for safety . The serial number indicates that your chest was made on Nov. 23, 1931. Free local pickup. $35.00 $ 35. New Listing Antique Vintage Lane Cedar Hope Chest Lock Removed With Original Tags. 1949 Antique Art Deco Lane Cedar Blanket Hope Chest, Lock Removed GreenSceneAntiques. Buy It Now. With several kinds of natural wood to choose from, matching our hope chests to your preferences is easy. Add to Cart. I am looking for info on repairing a lock on a Lane Mini Cedar Chest. The key type is NOT the flat modern type but is a tubular antique type. Favorite Add to Red Cedar Log Box with Hinged Lid and Polyurethane Finish, Small Chest Made from a Red Cedar … $135.00. View It on eBay. Add to Wish List. I bought one for my son off of Ebay (80’s era), but the lock is jammed. I was reminded tonight through private message that older cedar chests (pre-1987) have unsafe locks on them. Ending Today at 7:15AM PST 3h 58m. This lock worked perfectly, was easy to install, and came with everything needed. Learning how to date a Lane cedar chest will tell a story of.. be determined by reversing the three pairs of numbers that comprise the 6-digit serial number. There is a recall on locks on Lane chests made before 1987. Both Interior & Exterior are in beautiful condition. To recover your password please fill in your email address If the lid latches shut without depressing a button on the outside of the chest, the lock needs to be replaced. A Lane cedar chest has a history behind it. cedar chest lid lock safety lock requires pushbutton to lock or latch Unfinished & Damaged Lane Cedar Chest. Store Pick Up . The chests' manufacturer was a major employer in Altavista for decades. Lane Cedar Chest Veneer Repair and Refinishing In this tutorial on Cedar Chest Restoration, we will repair some serious veneer damage !! We were the first manufacturer of Wheat and Champagne stains and refinishing kits made available to the public. Style # 4149-66 includes an upholstered cushioned top. You can read the serial number BACKWARDS to determine the production date. I had looked at other sites and found the same lock but a little more expensive. Lock missi. 0 bids. The Lane Company started making cedar chests in 1912 under the name of the Standard Red Cedar Chest Company, started by company president John Lane with his son Ed Lane serving as general manager and vice president. Skip to the end of the images gallery . Original Authentic Vintage Jewelery Key Lane Miniature Mini Cedar Chest Box"KEY ONLY" 4.3 out of 5 stars 23. This Lane Cedar Chest is about as wrecked as they come, but our client wanted it restored for sentimental reasons and he knew where to come to get the job done! Whether it’s to repair an heirloom hope chest or to add embellishments and fine details to a child’s toy chest, Van Dyke’s has all … $374.99. I need help bypassing the latch on an antique cedar chest. Fourteen children have suffocated to death inside these cedar chests after becoming locked inside between 1977 and 2015. 1949 Antique Art Deco Lane Cedar Blanket Hope Chest Lock Removed. Great Lock, Great Price. I am hoping to repair the lock, and was hoping to gather some helpful info. A hope chest, also called dowry chest, cedar chest, trousseau chest or glory box is a piece of furniture traditionally used to collect items such as clothing and household linen, by unmarried young women in anticipation of married life.. Just to follow up about my blog post yesterday about my $10 Lane cedar chest, I wanted to remind/inform people that if you have a Lane or Virginia Maid brand chest made 1987 or earlier, the lock needs to be replaced. In 1996, The Lane Company recalled 12 million cedar chests with latches that automatically locked the lid when it was closed. Cedar is perfect for blankets, sweaters, and other textiles. View It on eBay. If the Key to the Lock Is Missing- 5 out of 5 stars (11) $ 500.00. 99. This is a very well kept Lane cedar chest manufactured in 1973. Incoming search terms: 5 out of 5 stars (120) $ 325.00. Lock … However it is locked and we do not have the key. I do try to post this information every few months so that it is fresh in everyone's mind. If not we just aquired one today ,along with the brass name plate and brass Cavalier brand label. She used it to store blankets. My mom still has her Lane hope chest from the 50's and she got her lock replaced a long time ago (Lane will send out a free replacement). Along side their cedar chest, the company produced television cabinets and occasional furniture during the … Lane Cedar Chest Lock Removed White Bird Branches. Restore an old steamer trunk or foot locker using Van Dyke’s Restorers’ vast collection of antique trunk hardware and chest hardware. Be careful, however, not to hit the key too hard or you can damage the wood around the lock. So we are fairly sure that is all that is inside. Like Like Show Less. Favorite Add to Lane Cedar Chest Trunk Walnut Antique CaseyandGram. On the bottom is a paper label from Knechtels Limited____ Hanover Ontario____Makers of LANE Cedar Hope Chests and HOMEWOOD Bedroom, Diningroom and Livingroom Furniture. My Mother has her box from 1958, and I have my own from 1984. I bought the lock for a cedar chest for my oldest daughter. The lock on your cedar . 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