This is a one-off, unique, French gift hamper filled with vintage French kitchen items.
Thoughtfully curated with a host of stylish, genuine French vintage, kitchenware it would be the perfect gift for Francophiles and lovers of all things French and Vintage.
Ideal for rustic farmhouse kitchen style interiors it is brimming with a selection of Sixteen carefully curated delights.
The contents are contained within a long, vintage, wicker, boulangerie bread basket measuring 49cms/ 19¼" long x 21cms/ 8¼" wide x 5cms/ 2" deep. Originally designed for the 'Banette' or 'Tradition' version of a French Baguette, practical for storing and serving bread. It is 24cms/ 9½" tall to the top of the handle.
Seven, vintage, wooden spoons, they are all different from each other and vary in size, the largest spoon measures 34cms/ 13¼" long, the smallest 25cms/ 9¾". They are all in genuine, vintage/antique condition, as you can see from the photos. They have been used for years in kitchens of provincial France. They are all still perfectly solid and usable and the 'wear' gives them a genuine authenticity and charm.
Please take a good look at the photos to see cracks, splits, burns and wear.
One enormous flat wooden spoon, 49cms/ 19¼" long with a hole at the end for hanging.
One long baguette chopping board (new wood) measuring 46.5cms/ 18¼" long x 12.5cms/ 5" wide, it has a hole in the end for hanging.
Two antique ceramic snail cups, measuring approx. 3.5cms/ 1½" diameter x 3cms/ 1¼" deep. Originally designed for baking snails in the oven, you could use them as pinch pots for salt and pepper, pots to serve individual butter portions for your table, miniature planters, candlestick holders or as water pots for watercolour artists. The possibilities are endless!
One antique confit pot with vintage (rustic gnarled) cork stopper. Measuring 8.5cms/ 3¼" tall x 9cms/ 3½" diameter (at the base). The opening is 7cms/ 2¾" diameter. It would look fabulous with your other condiments at the table and add a real 'homemade' feel when serving pickles and chutneys with your lunches and picnics.
One 300g cube of Savon de Marseille' 72% Extra Pur (à l'huile d'olive) soap. This soap contains only olive oil, water, salt and soda, 100% natural. Extra pure, this soap contains no dyes, fragrances, preservatives, fixatives or synthetic products. With a grater you can turn this soap into flakes and mix it with hot water, so that you make your own detergent.
Two new 100% cotton tea-towels in green and white/green stripe designs, measuring 50cms/ 19½" x 70cms/ 17½".
It weighs 2.2kgs/ 4.8lbs altogether.
All our curated collections are unique, so there will never be another opportunity to buy this selection of items together.
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