The gorgeous rattan and wicker trunk/picnic basket is in great condition. The rattan wrapped handles against the wicker top give this trunk a very tropical beach feeling. Also, the gold colored hinges along with the natural gold color of the wood could be considered Bohemian in style.
Please note that the lighter color on the front-side handle is not tape but simply a lighter wrapped rattan consistent with the rest of the handle. This is most likely an area of additional wrap added to the handle while it was in production because remnants of the original stain are apparent in that area.
The metal hinges are intact and in great working condition. When the top is raised up, it is held up by two thicker pieces of genuine leather. The exterior of this beautiful trunk/basket is woven rattan and wicker while the frame appears to be cane. The interior is very clean and is most likely an add-on to this trunk. The larger size of this particular trunk is very uncommon for picnic baskets. While it is not out of the realm of possibilities, it simply appears that the original purpose of this piece was to be a storage trunk. The blue material of the interior and the upper light gray section appear to have hardly been used - if ever. It is very clean and the lighter colored top section has virtually no marks. The elastic appears to be unused.
There are no breaks, loose sections, water damages, or repair places on this gorgeous wicker and rattan trunk. There are some vintage wear, age, and rub marks - mainly on the bottom where it has touched different surfaces. The interior is very clean with no pilings or bad odors. There are a couple of very light spots and some small areas that have the appearance of dust that most likely came from items other than food being stored inside the basket and/or the basket simply sitting out.
The decorative possibilities for this gorgeous wicker and rattan wooden trunk are many. The entryway or living area would be enhanced by the addition of this beautiful wooden trunk. Also, this would be a great basket for a larger picnic. It could also be used as a handy basket for storing magazines and books. The master bath would welcome this gorgeous trunk to display seasonal towels and/or larger pieces of potpourri. In addition, the dining room area could be brightened up with an overflowing placement of seasonal vines and flowers.
The collector will appreciate this gorgeous wooden trunk/picnic basket for its great condition and woven rattan and wicker appearance.
The beautiful rattan and wicker trunk weighs 66.5 oz.
The rectangular shaped wooden trunk basket measures approximately 17.25" in width x 13.75" deep x 13 9/16" tall - all measurements include the handles.
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Vintage Rattan and Wicker Trunk Large Picnic Basket with Genuine Leather and Brass Accents Rectangular Shaped
1-2 business days
Estimated shipping times
North America : 3 - 5 business days
Europe : 7 - 10 business days
I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.
Customs and import taxes
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I gladly accept returns and exchanges
Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery
I don't accept cancellations
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The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
- Custom or personalized orders
- Perishable products (like food or flowers)
- Digital downloads
- Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
- Items on sale
Conditions of return
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.