Rare Vintage Aluminum Waste Basket Hammered World Map Design Arthur Armour
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Rare Vintage Aluminum Waste Basket Hammered World Map Design Arthur Armour:
Vtg.~ARTHUR ARMOUR~Aluminum WASTE BASKET~Deco~WORLD MAP
Original vintage Hammered Aluminum oval TRASH CAN or WASTE BASKET from famous craftsman ARTHUR ARMOUR Popular WORLD MAP repousse decoration in heavy gauge aluminum Features a stylized Art Deco map of the world with pictorial Animal Icons on appropriate continents, a whale in the Artic Ocean, a Galleon Ship in the South Atlantic plus a radiating Compass Design in the South Pacific Measures 10" high x 11 3/4" wide x 7 1/2" deep with turned top rim, riveted lap seam at back, and riveted inset bottom panel Probably dates circa 1930s VERY GOOD vintage condition with only minor age appropriateminor surface scratchesfrom gentle use - no dents, breaks or restorations Guaranteed to be Old and Original .This is a wonderful treasure for you collectors, and a rare find out of a California estate.There are no makers marks because most likely this waste basket was part of a set and at that timeonly the flat pieces to the set were marked. This is an iconic Arthur Armour pattern. I prefer to leave the choice of cleaning up to the buyer..