The 15th edition Collector Basket commemorating the 89th annual West Virginia State Fair will be for sale beginning Monday. This year's silverware carrier basket is adorned with a commemorative brass tag, has a cobblestone basket weave, dark brown fabric liner and a wooden divider that sits inside the basket finished with an iron handle. The basket measures 7by-5.5-by-11.75 inches and is 100 percent custom made in the United States. You may register your basket online for a lifetime warranty.
This is the final year that the State Fair of West Virginia will feature Collector Baskets, and quantities are limited.
Purchase a basket by stopping by the State Fair office, calling 304-645-1090, or picking one up during the 2013 State Fair. The cost is $50 and shipping is available for an additional $8. A limited number of 2011 Bowl baskets are available for $45 each, along with 2012 Medium Crock baskets for $50 each.