Wounded but very functional wastebasket from an old classroom, manufactured by Lawson Products, Chicago. It will fail as an ice bucket or water pail but do a fine job of holding paper trash, potatoes, skeins of yarn, toys, dog toys or pine cones.
- Composition - Polished steel
- Condition - A cluster of small holes around the bottom edge (see close up photos) make it unsuitable for containing liquids but it is quite sturdy and displays nicely.
- Age - 1950s estimated
- Size - 11.5" high x 12" diameter x 7 lbs.