VINTAGE COPPER DOUBLE BROILER FONDUE SET MANNING BOWMAN

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  • Item Category: Metals
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 13,2008
  • Channel: Online Auction

THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL VINTAGE COPPER DOUBLE BROILER/FONDUE SET MANUFACTURED BY MANNING BOWMAN & CO. ON THE TOP OF THE BRASS BURNER IT IS ENGRAVED MANNING & BOWMAN & CO. JUNE 19, 1901. I HAVE THE APPRAISAL PAPER DATED OCTOBER 14, 1983 SHOWING DATE OF 1930 FOR $45.00 WITH NAME AND ADDRESS OF THE APPRAISER.. I WILL INCLUDE IF YOU WISH.

T ARE 5 PIECES. SOME PARTS ARE COPPER & BRASS. IT HAS WOODEN HANDLES. MEASUREMENTS: (1) THE TOP COPPER LID IS 9 1/2" ACROSS 2 1/2" DEEP WITH THE DESIGN OF SCULPTURED PEDALS LEADING UP TO THE WOODEN HANDLE ON TOP SECURELY SCREWED UNDERSIDE OF LID. (2) THE TOP 2 QUART PAN WITH COPPER BOTTOM & SIDES, AND I THINK STAINLESS INSIDE, HAS A WOODEN HANDLE THAT IS SCREWED ONTO BRASSS CONNECTING TO THE PAN. VERY STURDY. (3) COPPER WATER PAN, WITH I THINK STAINLESS INSIDE, 12" ACROSS HANDLE TO HANDLE, 2 3/4" DEEP WITH SECURELY ATTACHED BRASS , ATTACHED TO WOODEN HANDLE. (4) BRASS ROUND BURNER WITH A SLIDING LID TOP, BEAUTIFULLY MADE, 1 1/2" DEEP, 3 1/2" ACROSS TOP WITH 3 3/4" WOODEN HANDLE SCREWED ONTO BRASS. (5) THE 3 LEG HOLDER IS BRASS AND COPPER, AND ARE 6 1/4" EACH LEG WITH ATTACHED 1/2" BRASS COLLAR. ONE OF THE LEGS HAS COME UNSODDERED FROM IT'S BOTTOM BRASS ATTACHMENT, IN APPLYING STRENGTH BY PRESSING WEIGHT FROM THE TOP IT DOESN'T SEEM TO IMPAIR IT'S USE OR BEAUTY. IT HAS BEEN WELL TAKEN CARE OF. AGE HAS PUT SOME SMALL GREEN SPOTS ON INSIDE RIM OF LID AND ONE ON THE BURNER HOLDER. I HAVE NOT CLEANED NOR POLISHED, NOT KNOWING HOW.

INS URANCE IS RECOMMENDED BUT IS FOR COVERAGE AGAINST LOSS OR THEFT.IT DOES NOT COVER BREAKAGE. I WILL NOT ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY FOR MISHANDLING OF PACKAGES BY POSTAL CO. FL 7% TX ONLY IF YOU LIVE IN FL. PLEASE BID ON THE PICTURE AND YOUR PERSONAL EXPERISE. IF ITEM DOES NOT MEET MY DISCRIPTION AND YOU WANT TO RETURN IT TO ME, NOTIFY ME OF THE REASON IMMEDIATLEY AND YOU WILL NEED TO PAY RETURN POSTAGE AND INSURANCE.

THIS WAS PASSED DOWN TO ME FROM MY 95 YEAR OLD MOTHER. I HAVE THE APPRAISAL PAPER FOR IT, DATED OCTOBER 14, 1983, STATING IT WAS FROM 1930 AND APPRAISED AT $45.00. I WILL SEND YOU A COPY, SHOWING THE NAME AND ADDRESS OF THE APPRAISER IF YOU WISH.

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