Adding Fuel to the Fire: A Brief History of the Peat Bucket

Peat buckets are the unsung heroes of antique furniture: ever functional and often in attractive mahogany with brass bandings, they are a quintessential part of the Georgian home. So what exactly was their function?  The peat bucket, along with its counterpart the plate bucket, comes from Ireland originally and were designed to sit by the … Continue reading Adding Fuel to the Fire: A Brief History of the Peat Bucket