Antique Wine Barrel

2307-35509 (Click to Inquire About This Item)

12.5 x 10 in diameter

Location: Baton Rouge

Hand-made by the local barrel cooper, small wine barrels such as this example were used to sell quantities of a winery's product to restaurants and taverns. White oak staves were affixed with red hot iron straps to make an incredibly durable container.
Circa 1860s.
Measures 12.5 x 10 in diameter.