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Posted 7 years ago


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I picked up this pretty little "basket / catch-all" this past weekend and was told that it is pretty old. I can't find any markings on it and am trying to find out any information on this piece. I believe it's made of aluminum. Can anyone help in identifying what this is? Thanks!

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  1. Dizzydave Dizzydave, 7 years ago
    Made in the 50's and early 60's/ Aluminum. Made by various companies in many styles. Hammered or floral designs, I have about 60 pieces, many are used with pyrex dishes inside, some are candy bowls, biscuit warmers, so on. Some have names stamped on bottom, somer just Aluminum. Dave
  2. cis2you cis2you, 7 years ago
    you are so right on.
  3. atticdoor atticdoor, 7 years ago
    Thanks Dizzydave!
  4. Theresa, 7 years ago
    They could be older than that. I have some that were wedding gifts to my parents who got married in 1946. Can I ask what you used to your basket so shiny???
  5. atticdoor atticdoor, 7 years ago
    Thanks Theresa! I haven't cleaned it at all ... I bought it the way it is.
  6. Pop_abides Pop_abides, 7 years ago
    By the way, it is what it is, a nice aluminum basket...nothing more nothing less. So it's not a mystery anymore !

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