Vintage Stained Apple Picking Bucket

Vintage Stained Apple Picking Bucket

72.00

A beautiful and practical pail made of 50 to 90 year old repurposed wood by Chinese artisans.

Fall in New England goes hand in hand with with a trip to an orchard complete only with fresh cider donuts, some petting animals and ladder clad apple trees.

From coast to coast, in China and in French orchards, apples are an important hearty storage crop. In APPLES OF UNCOMMON CHARACTER, Rowan Jacobsen that like people, apples have "strong personalities, from crabby to wholesome." Why not reuse and recycle in style? Take this authentic Vintage Stained Apple Picking Bucket on the next orchard adventure? Out of season, repurpose as a planter that adds a bit of rustic charm to any room or three season porch. Line with a plastic floral tray from the garden store and use to sprout seedlings before it is safe to transplant them to the POTAGER GARDEN

An antique revival company seeking to repurpose wood that would otherwise be destroyed, employsChinese artisans to make this apple picking bucket. The wood used to craft it is between 50 and 90 years old. Any apple picking lover would enjoy filling this bucket on the next orchard visit. During the rest of the year, display a flowering plant indoors, use at the local farmer's market, or tuck in the corner of the kitchen and fill with potatoes, onions and squash.

HANDCRAFTED IN CHINA

7" H (14" H with Handle) x 12" D

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