Vintage 1920s Tooled + Leather Waste Basket


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Vintage 1920's waste basket. Entirely handmade of tooled leather in a boozy, cognac color. Front has the initials "W.J.D." in a gilded gold and is etched inside of a medallion. The other sides are detailed with the iconic fleur-de-lis symbol, along with a lion figure. Interior is lined with fabric and the square bottom comes out and is not attached. A one-of-a-kind, handmade vintage piece.
circa | 1920's
label | handmade
material | leather + fabric
length | 12 1/2 inches
width | 8 inches {across top}
depth | 5 inches {across bottom}
+ interior shows some wear and stained areas
+ overall has some distressing and gilded areas have rubbed off
+ seam shows on one side and is not cut perfectly
+ bottom insert is not cut perfectly
+ please see close-up photos for detail

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Condition Chart:::

  • MINT: Perfect, pristine, with no signs of wear… Rare.
  • EXCELLENT: No flaws, no holes, no problems. As close to new as possible for age.
  • VERY GOOD: Noted minor flaws, easily repairable, wearable as purchased.
  • GOOD: Has some definite visual problems. Structure is intact. Problems could be
  • FAIR: Has numerous structural and or visual problems. For study or display only.
    Sold as-is.
  • POOR: Damaged beyond repair with value as a study piece, not wearable.