A fine cased picnic set for four persons by G W Scott & Sons, circa 1909

Summary

  • Type 
    Travel Goods & Luggage
  • Lot number 
    97
  • Location

Description

A fine cased picnic set for four persons by G W Scott & Sons, circa 1909, the black textured leather-cloth case with brown leather edging, brass handles, locks and catches, the lid opening to dark green textured leather-cloth lined interior, with compartments fitted with various picnic accessories including wicker-handled copper kettle with burner, spirit flask, two glass bottles, a ceramic-based food box, three other food tins, a set of four enamelled gilt-edged tea-cups contained in metal frame, four stacked enamelled drinking cups, four enamelled circular plates, a ceramic butter/preserves jar with leather strap, condiments jars, and a nickel-plated collapsible drinks cup with integral folding handle, with cutlery housed behind sprung clips in the lid, the case measuring 68 x 23 x 27cm overall, with two keys.