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Walsingham Mill
The Old Mill
Cokers Hill
Little Walsingham
NR22 6BN

Purveyors of quality original antique 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th Century oak and country furniture, fine art and decorative period items

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Late 18thC English Antique Treen Costrel or Harvest Barrel, Bearing the initials "TK" in Original Paint

  • Reference : 1568
  • Availability : Available Now
  • Dimensions : Height 6 1/2" x Diameter 4 1/2"
  • Price : £175


A wonderful rustic harvest barrel dating back to the latter years of the 18thC.

English origin.

Constructed from staves and bound with iron hoops and complete with its original carry-handle.

Unusual to find a costrel in original blue-green paint and bearing initials "TK".

This item was the drinking flask of its day where farm labourers would fill them with ale or cider and take them into the fields whilst working.

Condition - losses to paint.  Traces of historic worm (treated and long since gone).  Loss of part of one of the iron bindings. 

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