The gorgeous Mexican coil trunk-style basket is in great to excellent condition. The beautifully woven gold, red, green and purple colored coils give this trunk-style basket a very unique Southwestern appearance. The dual woven handles are firmly intact yet very flexible to allow them to be interlocked if so desired. Also, the attached lid can be latched/locked in place with a loop over wood closure.
From our experience, baskets like this one are becoming super hard to find in presentable and usable condition.
The bottom of this rectangular shaped basket has "MEXICO" stamped in purple.
While there are ends of the woven coil that are loose and/or showing, this is consistent with materials used in the making of woven baskets. The overall framing of this gorgeous Mexican coil basket is very intact. The handles, corners, ends, sides, and lid are very sturdy. The truly amazing thing about the coil used in the making of this beautiful basket is that it is not dried out. The panels are not flimsy and overly loose and/or flexible.
There are no structural breaks, gaping holes, bad odors, or water damages on this gorgeous Mexican coil trunk-style basket. There are some vintage wear, age, and rub places on the basket - mainly in the form of a slightly faded and/or distressed appearance on the exterior of some of the colored coils as compared to the interior. There are some very slight rub places on the edges and bottom where this basket has come in contact with different surfaces.
The decorative possibilities for this gorgeous Mexican coil trunk-style basket are many. The entryway or living area would be enhanced by the addition of this gorgeous colorful basket. Also, the open window ledge or collectibles shelf would welcome this beautiful Mexican basket for its warm Southwestern appearance. In addition, the growing basket collection would increase in value and interest on the arrival of this stunning trunk-style basket from Mexico. It is also important to point out that the smaller size of this basket makes it much easier to display in different areas of the home. It is not often to find a trunk-style rectangular shaped basket that can work in more than just a few areas in a home.
The gorgeous Mexican coil trunk-style basket weighs 25.0 oz.
The colorful rectangular shaped basket measures 7 5/8" tall to the top of the lid x 17 7/8" wide from end of lid to end of lid x 9.25" deep from front edge to back edge of lid.
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Vintage Mexican Coil Basket Colorful Southwestern Decor Woven Trunk Style Basket with Latching Lid Dual Woven Handles Gold w Green Red & Purple Colors Rectangular Shape
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
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.
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
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
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.