A fine cased running board mounting picnic set for four persons by Finnigans, circa 1909

Summary

  • Type 
    Travel Goods & Luggage
  • Lot number 
    46
  • Location

Description

A fine cased running board mounting picnic set for four persons by Finnigans, circa 1909, black leather-cloth case with wooden batten edging under base, leather handle and brass and nickelled clips to each end for running board mounting, nickelled brass lock and catches, the lid with tread and nickelled surround, opening to wicker framework interior fitted with two large wicker-covered glass drinks bottles, two Coracle Brand ceramic based food boxes, four glasses in wicker cases, ceramic butter jar, and condiments jars, with rectangular enamel plates and cutlery housed behind leather straps in the lid, the case bearing maker's plaque to each end, measuring 62cm wide overall.