A Rustic Chinese Oak & Elm Water Bucket


Origin: Chinese
Period: Late Nineteenth Century
Provenance: Unknown
Date: c.1890
Width: 17 inches (with handles)
Depth: 15.5 inches
Height: 23 inches

In the traditional style from rural China comes this honestly made oak and elm bucket of solid construction, the tapering square section form with fixed carrying handle.

The thick and chunky wood in the classic shape has an evocative deep colour and character with one repair to one side, each corner with iron mounts.

A very versatile piece that has a multitude of possible uses; whether you fill it with flowers or toilet tissue, it is sure to bring country charm to any space.