Vintage Biscuit Barrel
Something I learned watching Antiques Roadshow:
|Vintage Lusterware Biscuit Barrel -
Biscuit Barrel with Rattan Handle Strap - Nevenka sent me this from her
finds at the London Market. The Lusterware Biscuit Barrel has a lovely
fruit and foliage air-brush design. The colors are deep. Use this for
biscuits, cookies, tea bags or for a lovely decoration in your kitchen.
This is in lovely Vintage Condition, no chips, dings or cracks.
The Keeper is 7 3/4" wide, a smidge over 7" to the knob; add 2" for the
handle above the top knob. Handle grips add to the width.
If you would like this Biscuit Barrel, please call our office using the
number below or email me
Symbolism of Peach:
The color peach symbolizes innocence that is mixed with
wisdom and love. This explains why the color is usually applied on the
Both in China and Japan the peach is associated with immortality and a long life.
Peaches being a symbol of longevity are often used when decorating birthday cakes and
birthday cards. Special cakes shaped like peaches are also made.