A Victorian period tin bin, hopper, box or caddy for bulk tea or coffee in a grocery store dates from the 1880's, signed "Congo."
Useful for mittens or kindling by a fireplace, the original black lacquer and hand painting has lots of wear for character as shown. The finish has been protected with clear lacquer, the brass handle is original.
The roll top works smoothly on this American made antique.
Size is 20" wide, 17" deep and 24" tall.
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Shipping is $65 in the US.
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