Chinese vintage bamboo 2 tier wedding basket - large. Such a basket were used in wealthy households to carry meals from the kitchen to the dining room which were located in separate buildings. Round shape which tapers to the base. 2 tiers; made of strong bamboo with brass hoops - the lid has painted decoration on the top.The sections fit well together one they are in alignment. The handle is made of 3 sections of strong bamboo and fixed with decorative brass fittings and Chinese writing on both sides. The bamboo handle has a metal handle on top of it, probably to attach a pole through to carry with a second basket on the shoulder. Approx 42cm wide - 54cm high including handle. Vintage -There are some age related scratches and splits in the wood on the side of the lid and base and the brass hoops are slightly loose but overall the piece is stable and solid and. The trays and handle are strong an intact and fit together as originally intended when correctly orientated. The item "Chinese vintage bamboo painted 2 tier wedding basket large 58cm/21" is in sale since Wednesday, April 17, 2019.
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