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Miniature Copper Kettle - Salesman's sample

REF: 4580 / LA328654
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Description
This miniature copper kettle was probably a salesman's sample, which would be far easier to carry around than a proper sized one. The body is copper, the knob for the lid is brass, as are the handle supports, which carry the turned and ebonised wooden handle. The inside of the body is tinned, as the inside of the full size pot would have been. It stands 85 mm (3 3/8ths inches) high, the body has a diameter of 76 mm (3 inches), and it weighs 69 gms (2.5 ounces). It is a bit battered, no doubt having been used as a child's toy over the years, but it is intact, and a rare survivor. It would probably date from around 1880.

measurements

Height:
85 mm
Diameter:
76 mm

declaration

China Rose Antiques has clarified that the Miniature Copper Kettle - Salesman's sample (LA328654) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c 1880

condition

It is a bit battered, no doubt having been used as a child's toy over the years.

additional info

Material:
Origin:
English
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
c 1880

delivery

Postage to the UK will be GBP16.60, to the US USD18.80, and to Europe Euro18.90. For postage costs to other countries please contact me at don@chinaroseantiques.com.au We offer safe and secure packaging and prompt mailing worldwide. In our packing we use a 100% biodegradable and compostable void filler and recyclable cardboard boxes.

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