Vintage Beer Crate Krueger Wooden Crate 1575
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Crates make great memorabilia and collector’s items. It makes a great gift for that hard to buy for brewery enthusiast, particularly if there is a home town attached to the memory of a particular beverage. Crates are often used in antique displays or to hold bar accessories or as book cases. One suggested practical use: line with plastic, fill with ice and serve bottled beverages at an outdoor gathering. Give them a glass top for a cool cocktail table or use several to make unique book shelves.
All my crates are barn crates sold as is. This wooden crate has been washed and is sturdy. The graphic is clear on one side, even the K man. On the reverse, the farmer has obscured the Krueger name. Nonetheless, it is excellent for rustic display. It measures approximately 18.5 X 12 X 10.5Any flaw or defect in the strength and structure is described to the best of my knowledge. Nearly all of my crates are distressed due to time and use, understandably, graphics are faded with age and strapping is occasionally rusty or broken. Some crates have “farmer’s marks” indicating identification paint used at the market. They are often blemished, have knot holes, cracks, bug bites and staples. I try to mention any farmer repairs but any damage that affects the integrity of the crate will be clearly shown or stated in photo or ... read more