3 19th c French 'Hottes' or Grape Carriers - circa 1880

3 19th c French 'Hottes' or Grape Carriers - circa 1880

Code: 11583

Dimensions:

H: 80cm (31.5")W: 70cm (27.6")D: 47cm (18.5")

£650.00 Each

3 large 19th century French Zinc 'Hottes' or Grape Carriers. They were worn on the grape pickers' backs when bringing in the grape harvest.  These 3 are all in good condition and are painted a fabulous Green with black stenciled growers identifying marks on them.  A real bit of  Vineyard history with many uses around the house (e.g.for Logs) or in the garden (e.g. for garden tools or as planters. GREEN is CLEAN! Circa 1880