Examples from the Web for bread-basket
I have long wished to have a bout with those knights of the bread-basket.The Robbers|Friedrich Schiller
Low let go a terrific side-winder, but Stanford stopped it handsomely and replied with an earthquake on Low's bread-basket.
The gray man sat with his book propped up against the bread-basket, as usual, and ate without knowing what passed his lips.Despair's Last Journey|David Christie Murray
The repast on the table consisted of a can or large black-jack of small beer, and a japan bread-basket, full of sea-biscuit.Frank Mildmay|Captain Frederick Marryat
An inscription states that the ashes of his wife are likewise reposited there, in a bread-basket.Passages From the French and Italian Notebooks, Volume 2|Nathaniel Hawthorne