A 19th century small costrel probably for a child. It has the remains of the original blue paint. The staved construction is bound with iron strap work. These are often referred to as harvest barrels and were used to carry beer, cider, spirits etc in.

This one is a particularly nice example being painted and a small sixe.

It measures 15.5cm w x 9cm d

A Small Antique Treen Costrel