19th Century wall or table mounted vernacular salt/spoon/candle box

19th Century wall or table mounted vernacular salt/spoon/candle box

Code: 10373


W: 17cm (6.7")H: 24.5cm (9.6")D: 13cm (5.1")


For sale is an attractive and decorative vernacular salt / spoon / candle box from the second half of the 19th Century

- A good square shape with decorative Georgian style curved back plate with wall hanging hole likely stained Birch.
- Warm honey coloured stain/varnish and simple construction sitting on a graduated bevel edge Base
- Square shape and good storage capacity for this vernacular storage container often used as wall hanging or dresser/table mounted for utility containing salt / horn spoons, wooden spoons, cutlery, candles or other kitchenalia in the main room of the house, possibly Scottish in Origin.
- In good antique condition, old evidence of holes possibly for lid / salt storage. 

*The horn spoons are not included in this listing and are for scale and context only.

Free delivery to the UK mainland as priced. International buyers are welcome, but please contact us prior to payment to confirm the additional packaging, insurance and shipping costs by way of acceptance to your country. Purchaser responsible for local import tariffs/fees.  If you are interested in multiple items, please contact us for combined postage.