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Pair of Cast Iron Brackets B120
Pair of Cast Iron Brackets B120
Original, quality pair of 1920's cast iron high level toilet cistern brackets with a pierced design. Each backplate has three screw holes for mounting and all has been cleaned and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order. Ideal for shelf brackets. 7.75" tall x 2.5" widest and 9" front to back. 
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Price: 85.00


Pair of Cast Iron Shelf Brackets B119
Original, quality pair of late 19th century finely detailed cast iron shelf brackets embossed with a registration lozenge mark for the year 1878. This top quality pair have superb detail of ivy leaves and berries and have three countersunk screw holes for mounting to each back rail and top section. All has been cleaned and lacquered and are complete and in good and working order. 13.75" tall, 12" front to back + 1.3/8 " wide. 
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Price: 230.00


Pair of Cast Iron Shelf Brackets B119



Pair of 8
Pair of 8" Cast Iron Brackets B118
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast iron toilet cistern brackets with a fretted design and three countersunk screw holes to each backplate. The top rails curve up to fit a cistern but are also ideal for a shelf unit. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order. 7.5" tall, backplate 2.25" widest and total 8" front to back. 
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Price: 85.00


Pair of Cast Iron Brackets B116
Original, quality 1920's pair of decorative cast iron cistern brackets ideal for shelf supports. This pair have an Art Nouveau style and three countersunk screw holes to each backplates for mounting. One side is cast "No 35" and to the other 8". Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order. Backplate 1.5" wide, total 7" tall and 8.25" front to back. 
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Price: 85.00


Pair of Cast Iron Brackets B116



Pair of Cast Iron Brackets B98
Pair of Cast Iron Brackets B98
Pair of original, quality, late 19th century, cast iron wash basin brackets with a good decorative Art Nouveau design and embossed "No 21" and the registration number for the year 1893. The backplates each have three countersunk screw holes for mounting and all has been cleaned and lacquered. These larger brackets are ideal as shelf brackets and are complete and in good and working order. Backplate 11.5" x 2.75", total 13.75" front to back. Price is for the pair. 
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Price: 265.00


Ceramic Bidet Liner B1
Original, quality, mid to late 19th century, kidney shaped, white ceramic bidet liner, decorated to the inside with well detailed illustrations of flowers, leaves, birds and insects to include moths, beetles, dragonflies and butterflies. The detail is in various pastel colours, with gilt highlights. The outer edge of the pan has a gilded line and this and some of the illustrations are a little rubbed, but all is complete and in superb order otherwise, with not a chip or crack in sight. The underside is impressed "F and M & Co", probably for the maker 'Frances Morley and Co, Hanley, Staffordshire Potteries 1845 to 1858'. 19.25" x 11" x 4.75" tall. 
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Price: 175.00


Ceramic Bidet Liner B1



Aesthetic Movement Chamberpot CP90
Aesthetic Movement Chamberpot CP90
Original, quality late 19th century cream coloured chamberpot with a multicoloured decoration in the aesthetic movement design. The underside is impressed 'Ivory' for the design and embossed with an unclear registration lozenge mark. Sadly there is a chip (see picture) to the top rim, but otherwise all is complete and in good and working order. 5.25" tall x 8.5" top rim and 10.5" widest including handle. 
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Price: 45.00


GR VI Chamberpot CP89
Original, quality 1930's white ceramic chamberpot with gold lining and the monogram for King George VI to the front. This did not mean this was the personal chamberpot belonging to King George VI but it does mean it was produced for use in the Royal Households and Government buildings. This super clean and bright example is detailed to the underside for the manufacturer "Mintons of England". Complete and perfect. 5.5" tall + 9.25" top exterior diam and 11" widest including handle. 
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Price: 135.00


GR VI Chamberpot CP89



Arts and Crafts Chamberpot CP88
Arts and Crafts Chamberpot CP88
Original, quality 1920's ceramic chamberpot in a serious Arts and Crafts Orange / Red glazing finish with a side handle and a pale colour to the inside. A great looker. Complete and in good order. 6.25" tall x 8" diam exterior top rim and 10.25" wide including handle.  
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Price: 65.00


Brown Westhead and Moore Chamberpot CP85
Original, quality late 19th century green on white ceramic chamberpot with a side handle and decorated with all manner of flowers and leaves in an Aesthetic Movement design. The underside has a printed registration lozenge stamp for the year 1878 and an embossed lozenge mark and a transfer logo detailing 'B W & M' for the manufacturer and "Patagonia" for the pattern. All is complete and in good order. 5.25" tall, top diam 9.25" and 11" wide including handle. 
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Price: 56.00


Brown Westhead and Moore Chamberpot CP85



Foley China Chamberpot CP84
Foley China Chamberpot CP84
Original, quality, circa 1900, white ceramic chamberpot with a side handle and decorated with ribbon swags, roses and a laurel wreath band under the rim. The underside is printed for the manufacturer "Foley China England". Complete and in good order. 5.5" tall x 10" widest diam and 11" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 25.00


Blue and White Chamberpot CP83
Original, quality late 19th century blue decorated on white chamberpot, with two cameos and decorated top and bottom rims. The underside is transfer printed "Georgian" for the pattern and "Wood and Son Burslem" for the manufacturer. Complete and in good order. 5.5" tall, top rim 9" diam, base 6.5" diam and widest 11" including handle.  
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Price: 45.00


Blue and White Chamberpot CP83



Sepia Decorated Chamberpot CP82
Sepia Decorated Chamberpot CP82
Original, quality late 19th century white ceramic chamberpot decorated with designs of apple blossom and fruit in sepia. The side handle has the form of a mythical creature, and the underside of the pot is impressed "Ivory" and the registration number for the year 1884. Complete and in good order. Top rim 8.75" diam, 11.5" wide and 5.5" tall.  
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Price: 45.00


Decorated Ceramic Chamberpot CP81
Original, quality 1920's white ceramic chamberpot decorated with detail of flowers in green transfer to three sides. Complete and in good order. Top diam 8.75", 5.25" tall and widest 10.5" including side handle. 
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Price: 23.00


Decorated Ceramic Chamberpot CP81



Orchids Ceramic Chamberpot CP80
Orchids Ceramic Chamberpot CP80
Original, quality 1920's white ceramic chamberpot with designs in sepia of orchids to each side. Complete and in good order. With a blurred manufacturer's logo to the underside for a Staffordshire Pottery. Top diam 8.75", 5.25" tall and widest 10.75" including side handle. 
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Price: 36.00


Ceramic Bourdaloue CP79
Original, quality 1920's white ceramic bourdaloue, with a shaped handle to one end and impressed " Terre De Fer France " to the undersdie. Looks good but it does have a crack to the handle and short crack to the front end. 10" long x 4.5" and 3.75" tall.  
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Price: 85.00


Ceramic Bourdaloue CP79



Ceramic Bourdaloue CP76
Ceramic Bourdaloue CP76
Original, quality 1920's white ceramic bourdaloue with a shaped handle to one end, no makers details but in superb order thoughout. Difficult to find these in good order today. 10" long including handle and 4" x 4" tall. 
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Price: 185.00


Blue and White Chamberpot CP71
Original, quality, flow blue on white decorated ceramic chamberpot, circa 1880. This superb Art Nouveau example has detail of anemone flowers with leaves and a gilt dusting in places and to the underside for the manufacturer "F & S Thuro Burslem". All is complete and in good order. 9" top diameter and 5.5" tall and 11.5" wide including handle.  
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Price: 45.00


Blue and White Chamberpot   CP71



Willow Pattern Chamberpot   CP36
Willow Pattern Chamberpot CP36
Original, quality 1920's, blue willow pattern on white, ceramic chamberpot, with three repeated pictorial panels and a decorated inner top rim and handle. The underside is detailed "Royal Corona Ware" over a crown with "Hancock and Son, Stoke on Trent" beneath and the mark for the years 1912 to 1937. All is in super condition. 8.75" top diameter x 10" wide including handle and 5.25" tall. 
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Price: 36.00


Copeland Chamberpot CP33
Original, quality, late 19th Century, cream coloured chamberpot with sepia decoration in the Aesthetic Movement style. The main body has two cameo pictures, one of a temple overlooking a river and the other of a church in a town square, both with oriental figures. Other decorations include two pairs of flying cranes, two scrolls of fruit blossom and flowers to the handle and top rim. The underside is embossed with a registration lozenge mark for the year '1882' and impressed for the manufacturer 'Copeland'. Complete and in good order. 5.25" tall, 9.75" top diameter and 11.5" wide including side handle. 
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Price: 40.00


Copeland Chamberpot   CP33



Chamberpot   CP32
Chamberpot CP32
Original, quality, late 19th Century pink decorated on white ceramic chamberpot, with gilt detail. This example is of a meduim size and apart from some rubbing to the gilt all is complete and in superb order. Top diameter 8.5" x 10" wide and handle x 5" tall. 
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Price: 45.00


Ceramic Tilting Ewer and Basin JB54
Original, quality late 19th century three piece set of cream coloured ceramic tilting Ewer on a stand with matching rectangular shaped Basin / Wash bowl. The stand is embossed to each side and gilt lining to the edges and the basin and ewer have matching transfer floral decoration of pale purple and pink clematis type flower and leaves and both the ewer and bowl are impressed to the underside with the registration number for the year 1891. Some minor stains to the interior of the basin and one lug restored to the pivot area of the ewer. A really super tilting wash basin set the first we have seen of this model and ready for use. Ewer on stand 12.5" x 9" front to back and 14" tall. Bowl 15.75" x 13" x 5" tall. Price is for the set. 
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Price: 485.00


Ceramic Tilting Ewer and Basin JB54



Yellow Shell Shaped Toilet Jug JB49
Yellow Shell Shaped Toilet Jug JB49
Original, quality late 19th century ceramic toilet jug originally part of an ewer and basin set. This super example is in the form of a stylised seashell with a handle over the top and the crests of waves to the plinth. The handle to the top has simulated binding, and the whole jug is transfer decorated with yellow 'dog' roses with a bright yellow colour overall. The underside is transfer printed for "Bros trademark Stoke on Trent Staffordshire" and embossed with the registration number for the year 1899. All is complete and in good order, with not a chip or blemish in sight. 13.5" x 7" wide and 11" front to back.  
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Price: 75.00


Doulton 4 Piece Watchman Series Jug and Basin Set JB45
Original, quality, 'Watchman Series' four piece, matching, original Royal Doulton ewer and basin, chamberpot and soap dish, with lid. The undersides are all marked with the printed detail of the Royal Doulton logo with the lion on the crown and with the registration number for the year 1902. The bowl, chamberpot, soap dish and lid are all perfect, but the jug has a large crack which has been repaired with six old brass rivets, a super old repair. This set has a buff coloured background colour with sepia detail and the occasional infill of pale blue. The bowl is decorated inside with a continuous picture of timber framed houses with cobbled street and the outside has ribbon swags detailing "Watchman What Of The Night" three times. The jug, of a serious Art Nouveau shape, has timber framed building and a large picture of the Watchman with his lantern over his shoulder. The chamberpot again has timber framed buildings around the outside, the soap dish has similar to the lid with hanging lantern and calling rattles to the outside of the base, although the drainer from the soap dish is missing. Apart from the repair to the jug, all is complete, in superb order and very desirable. Jug 10.5" x 9" wide + 10" front to back, bowl 15" diameter x 4.75" tall, soap dish 5" x 3.5" tall, chamberpot 9" x 5.75" tall and 10.5" including handle. 
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Price: 465.00


Doulton 4 Piece Watchman Series Jug and Basin Set JB45



Bishop Stonier Jug JB24
Bishop Stonier Jug JB24
Original, quality, cream coloured ceramic ewer, originally part of a jug and basin set. This example is decorated with coloured scenes of geese on a pontoon over a pond with bullrushes and water lilies and has anaesthetic movement design border to the topside and underside of the rim. Transfer printed to the underside with the logo for "Oriental Ivory" manufactured by "Bishop Stonier" and has the embossed registration number for the year 1887 and "Severn" for the pattern. All is perfect and complete. 9.75" tall, 9.5" wide including the handle and 7.5" front to back. 
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Price: 56.00


Ceramic Toothbrush Jar JB21
Original, quality ceramic toothbrush jar, circa 1900, in the Art Nouveau style. Originally came as part of a ewer and basin wash set. Pure white with a gilded band to the neck and to the top rim. Complete and in good order. 5.5" high and 3.5" widest. 
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Price: 34.00


Ceramic Toothbrush Jar JB21



Lawley's Ewer J125
Lawley's Ewer J125
Original, quality 1920's/30's large white ceramic ewer originally from a toilet jug and basin set. This example has transfer floral decoration and is detailed to the underside for the manufacturer "Lawley's Norfolk Pottery Stoke". Complete and in good and working order. 9" tall, 8.5" body and 10" including handle.  
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Price: 36.00


Brass Loo Door Lock Set LL89
Original, quality heavy brass loo door lock set, circa 1900 complete with all the necessary pieces. This lock was manufactured for use with 6d but will also operate using new 1p coins. The main body is impressed for the manufacturer "Lockerbie and Wilkinson Ltd Tipton Staffs" and all has been fully overhauled polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. This lock is designed to be mounted on the outside of an inward opening door and is handed. When the coin is inserted, the locked door can be opened and when the bolt is drawn across on the inside, another coin will not be accepted for another person to enter. Only when the bolt is drawn back on the inside, can another person gain entry. Each time the bolt is operated the indicator will change vacant to engaged or vice verca. All the fitting are original with the exception of the keys and the keep for the bolt these have been made to suit and now all is complete and in good and working order. A super brass loo lock. Lock box 18" x 5" x 2.25". Price is per set.  
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Price: 350.00


Brass Loo Door Lock Set LL89



Chromed Loo Door Bolt Set LL85
Chromed Loo Door Bolt Set LL85
Original, quality 1930's, surface mounted chrome on brass three piece loo door bolt set. When the bolt is slid across to bolt the door inside the room, the window will change from "Vacant" to "Engaged". Each backplate has four countersunk screw holes for mounting and the keep plate has two. This bolt can be used on either left or right handed doors. Fully overhauled, polished and complete and in good and working order. Indicator panel 2.5" x 2.25", bolt backplate 3" x 1.25", keep plate 1.5" x 1".  
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Price: 85.00


Ceramic Loo Pull Bradford LP82
Original, quality 1920's shaped off white ceramic loo pull grip, fitted with a length of replacement brass chain. This unusual example has black transfer printing to the front detailing 'Pull' and "Simpson and Moore Plumbers Bradford" for the original supplier/fitter of the toilet system. This pull was originally used on high level toilet cisterns but now is also ideal as a bathroom and loo light pull. Some crazing to the glaze, consistent with age but otherwise complete and in good and working order with the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Grip 4.75" x 1.5" and chain 24" long. Total length 28.75".  
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Price: 135.00


Ceramic Loo Pull Bradford LP82



Ceramic Loo Pull LP78
Ceramic Loo Pull LP78
Original, quality 1920's off white ceramic loo pull with a replacement brass chain fitted. The pull is transfer printed to the front "Pull" in upper cased black text with a ribbon swag design. This pull was originally used on high level toilet cisterns, but now is also ideal as a bathroom and loo light pull. One chip to the reverse otherwise complete and in good and working order. Pull handle 5" x 1.25" and 23.5" brass chain. 
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Price: 85.00


Ceramic Loo Pull LP77
Original, quality off white ceramic loo pull with a replacement brass chain fitted. The pull is transfer printed in sepia text "Pull" and has the registration number for the year 1887 all within a ribbon swag design. Some chips to the reverse otherwise complete and in good and working order and the brass chain has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Pull handle 4.5" x 1.25" and brass chain 24". 
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Price: 115.00


Ceramic Loo Pull LP77



Chester Ceramic Loo Pull LP68
Chester Ceramic Loo Pull LP68
Original, quality, off white ceramic loo pull grip, circa 1900, transfer printed "C. Sconce Plumber Chester" and "Pull", fitted with a length of replacement brass chain. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Two minor chips, otherwise complete and in good and working order. Pull 5" x 1.25" + 26" chain. 
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Price: 135.00


Enamelled Bedpan M167
Original, quality 1920's all white enamelled invalid's bedpan with the original lid. This example is the first we have seenwith the lid, has certainly never been used and is in near mint condition and complete 17" long x 9.5" widest and 5" tall. 
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Price: 45.00


Enamelled Bedpan M167



Grimwades Bedpan M105
Grimwades Bedpan M105
Original, quality 1920's, white ceramic bedpan, transfer printed to the inside rim "Original Perfection Bed and Douche Pan for Hospital and Home", "Made in England by 'Grimwades Ltd Stoke on Trent", "Small Size Bedpan" and "The Most Comfortable and Sanitary Bedpan in the World" and to the underside "Regnas London". Complete and in good order. 13.5" x 11" x 4.25" tall. 
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Price: 56.00


Toothpaste Flask, 2 available M5
Original quality opaline glass flat sided flasks originally filled with tooth paste powders, circa 1920/30's. The smaller one is marked 'Odol' to the underside and the larger one has 'FLASK PATENTED'. All are in perfect order. Large 5" x 2.25" x 1.25". Small 4.25" x 2.25" x 1". Two large and one small available. Price is for each. 
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Price: 23.00


Toothpaste Flask, 2 available M5



Ladies Brass Plaque NP214
Ladies Brass Plaque NP214
Original, quality, post war sheet brass nameplate engraved "Ladies" in upper case with black infill and with four countersunk screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, complete and in good order. 7" x 1.5".  
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Price: 56.00


Brass Pew Umbrella Rail PR35
Original, quality, brass pew end, umbrella rail, circa 1880 / 1900, with a rope twist dropped rail and a pair of hinged backplates in the form of Fleur de Lis. Each backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. These were originally fitted to the end of church / chapel pews to take the canes and umbrellas before church-goers slid along the pew. Fitted one way, the rail can remain away from the wall and the other way it will fold flat against the wall, when not wanted. Ideal as a towel rail. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 11" wide including backplate, 1" front to back x 5.5" tall when down and 4" front to back when out.  
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Price: 85.00


Brass Pew Umbrella Rail PR35



Gentlemans Toilet Set SB41
Gentlemans Toilet Set SB41
Original, quality, early 19th century, gentleman's tin travelling toilet box, fitted to the interior with a lift out tray and many accessories comprising a blue and white ceramic toothbrush / razor tray, three shaped cannisters, one containing a circular creampot with a lid in blue and white ceramic and one clear glass bottle, these are all original to this kit. The interior is in the original green paint and the exterior in black japanned has retained the floral decoration and gold coachlining. All is complete and in good and working order, with lock and key. Tin box 9.75" x 6.5" + 3.5".  
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Price: 230.00


White Ceramic Slops Pail SP16
Original, quality late 19th century large white ceramic slops pail with a bellied shape and simulated twig side handles. These slops pails were original part of the jug and basin toilet set of grander proportions and would have had a lid, otherwise all is complete and in good order. A great planter or waste paper bin. 12.5" tall, 11.25" body diam and 13" wide including handles. 
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Price: 65.00


White Ceramic Slops Pail SP16



Minton Slops Pail SP15
Minton Slops Pail SP15
Original, quality, late 19th century, large white ceramic slops pail, missing its lid and with some minor damage, but a great looker otherwise. This example has a bellied body, two side handles and a band of pink roses, green leaves and gilt lining. One chip to the top rim, one small star crack to the side and some hairline cracks to the underside. The underside is impressed for "Minton" the manufacturer and also transfer printed for the same. A great looker, ideal as a jardiniere or a waste paper basket, but I do not advise filling it with liquid. 12.5" tall, 11.5" diameter including handles + top aperture 7.25".  
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Price: 65.00


Bourne Denby Red Slop's Pail SP3
Original quality, 1920's, stoneware slop's pail in a pastel red colour and with an original woven cane swing handle. Printed to the underside 'Bourne Denby England'. Would have had a matching lid with a sloping hole to the centre originally, otherwise all is complete and in good order. 10" high with handle down, top diameter 9.75" and 8.2" base diameter. 
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Price: 58.00


Bourne Denby Red Slop's Pail SP3



Hot Water Can  WC3
Hot Water Can WC3
Original quality, 19th century, all copper hot water can, over painted in wood grain finish paintwork with red lining to the edges and "Hot Water" in black to the top. The underside is impressed "6", "H.F& Co" and "All Copper". An unusual hot water can with some knocks and chips to the paintwork but all is original and complete and in good and working order. 11.5" tall x 5.5" wide, including handle and spout 12.5". 
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Price: 75.00

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