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Copper Ale Muller AM6
Copper Ale Muller AM6
Original, quality late 19th century coppersmith made ale muller of the "Donkey's Ear" design. These mullers were used to warm up ale in the hot coals of the fire. This example has a rolled over seam and top rim, good tinning to the inside and most of all, the maker's name to the shaped side handle "E.J. Walden Banbury". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

10.25".

7" wide including handle.

4" top diam.

 
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Price: 115.00


Stoneware Electric Heater EF4
Original, quality 1920's / 30's green glazed stoneware electric fire. This super example is oval in shape with a fixed stoneware handle to the top, the original five bar burner is intact as is the wire safety grille but this example is not sold for use but as a collector's item only and the wiring has been removed. All is complete and in good order otherwise.

8" tall including handle

11.5" x 6".

 
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Price: 65.00


Stoneware Electric Heater EF4



Tin Gas Stove Money Box MB46
Tin Gas Stove Money Box MB46
Original, quality pre-war tin money box, in the form of a miniature gas stove in the original detailed paintwork with a key. The sides are both transfer decorated with "Eureka" the reverse "Made in England No555", the front, a simulated oven door and the top, the gas rings and grill. "Eureka, No 410" is also detailed to the door and is probably the model of the gas cooker represented. Some minor scratches to the finish otherwise complete and in good and working order.

5.5" tall x 3" x 2.75" front to back.

 
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Price: 125.00


Brass Mantel Rail MR2
Original, quality late 19th century all brass mantel rail for mounting beneath the mantel shelf around the kitchen range or open fireplace. The brackets have a threaded bolt for securing to the mantel shelf plus the option of three countersunk screw holes to each for mounting. These rails were used to hang up cooking utensils when not in use but were close to hand. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order. Several other similar examples may well be available.

Total length including finials 65".

Pole 1.25" diam.

Brackets 8.25" x 4.75" x 2.25".

 
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Price: 230.00


Brass Mantel Rail MR2



Bunsen Burner with Stand S10
Bunsen Burner with Stand S10
Original, quality 1920's / 30's brass bunsen burner operated by gas with a control tap to one side, a copper fishtail flame spreader, a circular cast iron base and the original wrought iron and cast iron stand. All appears complete and in good order, but not sold as working.

7" tall with stand.

Base 6.5" diam.

Top 4.5" diam.

 
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Price: 85.00


Wrights Gas Radiating Stove S6
Original, quality late 19th century cylindrical shaped gas stove with a vertical ribbed body with a cast iron plinth, top collar and lift of dome shaped cover. The plinth has three cast iron lions paw feet and the body has a brass maker's plate embossed "Wrights Improved gas radiating stove No 212058" and with a registration lozenge mark for the year 1867: Not complete, not suitable for use but a great looking piece. Cleaned and lacquered and in good order.

24" tall.

Body 8.5" diam.

Total spread including feet 11".

 
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Price: 185.00


Wrights Gas Radiating Stove S6



Brass Wall Pocket / Spill Vase SV2
Brass Wall Pocket / Spill Vase SV2
Original, quality late 19th century very decorative brass wall pocket / spill vase with a pierced and fretted backplate to include a heart to the design. A most unusual form. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

10.5" tall x 6.5" wide.

2.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 85.00

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