-In excellent condition and of significance to the Brantford area. Of special note is a manufacturing label from Brantford Willow Works Wrought Willow Art Furniture on the bottom. This company operated between 1900 and 1956 in Brantford where three generations of the Fairfax family worked in the business. According to a story in the Brantford Expositor, "It was not unusual to notice quality wicker furniture lined up along the sidewalk.....flower and bread baskets and even ammunition baskets for use during the First World War." Approx 31" overall high with top section 11" wide by 11" high. Use as intended for a plant or use as a classy wine holder for a special dinner.
Shadfly Folk Art Gallery and Antiques is located in Port Dover, Ontario