PS 11 The William T. Harris School – 2012 PS 11 Online Auction
Auction Ends: May 20, 2012 10:00 PM EDT

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Chinese Wooden Wedding Cake Basket

Item Number
1104
Estimated Value
$165 USD
Sold
$50 USD to nancy911
Number of Bids
5  -  Bid History

Item Description

Chinese Wooden Wedding Cake Basket

Wedding cake baskets have traditionally been used in Chinese wedding ceremonies to hold the gifts for the new bride and groom.

This late nineteenth century wedding cake basket has its original finish. It is a single layer design with bird and flower details on the sides and a bride and groom on the cover.  It was made in Zhejiang, China.

 

15" tall by 11" wide.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Special Instructions

Item(s) must be picked up in person at PS 11 (320 West 21st Street, New York City) between Wednesday, May 23 and Wednesday, May 30. If unable to pick up item(s), shipping and handling charges will be charged to bidder's credit card and items will be mailed at bidder's own risk. Items will be mailed out beginning the week of June 4.

Donated By:

Rachel Glube & David Friedman