19th Century French Hand-Painted Tole Grape Basket from the Rhone Wine Valley
This large, antique metal grapes harvest basket was created in the Vallee du Rhone, France, circa 1870. The galvanized metal grape picker’s hotte/hod basket is hand-painted with colorful stenciled inscriptions, including the “Chateauneuf-du-Pape logo with Saint Peter’s keys and papal tiara. The Classic piece is in excellent condition commensurate with age and use, with the original worn back straps, and flaunts a beautiful, oxidized and old patina. This piece would make a true statement in a wine cellar or simply hanging in a kitchen filled with dry flowers! Châteauneuf-du-Pape is a French wine located around the village of Châteauneuf-du-Pape in the Rhône wine region in south eastern France. It is one of the most renowned appellations of the southern part of the Rhône valley. Measures: 23.5″ W x 16.5″ D x 25” H.
|Dimensions||23.5" W x 16.5" D x 25" H|