A fine wooden and wicker-cased picnic set for four persons, by Asprey of London, 1905

Summary

  • Type 
    Travel Goods & Luggage
  • Lot number 
    45
  • Location

Description

A fine wooden and wicker-cased picnic set for four persons, by Asprey of London, 1905, wicker case with wooden frame, with brass surround to lid, brass handles, lock and catches, the lid opening to reveal red leather-cloth lined interior with wicker compartmentalised interior, fitted with Drew & Sons wicker-handled kettle and burner, large and small wicker-covered drinks and milk bottles, ceramic lined food tin, white enamelled wicker-handled cups with enamel saucers, ceramic butter and preserves jars and four stacked beakers, with rectangular enamel plates, cutlery and Vesta case housed behind leather straps in the lid, the central strap bearing Asprey patent number '29305', the case measuring 56cm wide.