A fine cased 'En Route' picnic set for six persons by Drew & Sons, circa 1909

Summary

  • Type 
    Travel Goods & Luggage
  • Lot number 
    40
  • Location

Description

A fine cased 'En Route' picnic set for six persons by Drew & Sons, circa 1909, black leather-cloth case with geometric design, brass handles, lock and catches, with lid and fall-front opening to reveal wicker framework interior fitted with wicker-handled kettle with ornate stand and burner, an Autotherm flask, two large wicker covered drinks bottles, a smaller glass milk bottle, one large, two medium and two smaller food tins, set of six ceramic cups with saucers, rectangular and circular ceramic plates, six glass tumblers in wicker cases, and three condiments jars, with cutlery housed behind leather straps in the lid, many pieces correctly marked, the case measuring 74cm wide overall.