Large Silverplated COPLEY PLAZA Boston Coffee Pitcher

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  • Item Category: Metals
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Aug 17, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House
Full size double wall "insulated" coffee pitcher from the Copley Plaza of Boston. Engraved in the front with the hotel logo and "The Copley Plaza", "BOSTON". This is a rare vintage silver plate or possibly nickel plate over nickel with brass handle restaurant ware coffee pitcher. Marked on bottom as "STANLEY", "It will not Break", "Landers, Frary, & Clark", "New Britain, Conn. USA", and "Patent No. D.69311". Hinged flip open lid that open automatically from gravity when pouring. Measures 8 inches tall and 4 3/4 inches in diameter. Weighs 2 1/4 pounds when empty. Very well made of heavy silver plate or nickel plate over nickel and brass. This is from an old restaurant ware collection that I recently acquired and I will be listing pieces from hotels, restaurants, clubs, and train rail lines. Excellent condition showing moderate use. Excellent condition.

Copley Plaza

The Fairmont Copley Plaza hotel (or Copley Plaza as it is colloquially known) is a four-star hotel in downtown Boston , Massachusetts owned by Fairmont Hotels and Resorts.

It opened in 1912 on St. James Avenue and defines the south side of Copley Square . Mayor of Boston John F. Fitzgerald (President Kennedy's grandfather) presided over a reception of over 1,000 national dignitaries, civic leaders, captains of industry, and stage and movie stars.

The
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