VINTAGE ELEGANT SILVER PLATE COFFEE URN POT-NO RESERVE!
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VINTAGE ELEGANT SILVER PLATE COFFEE URN POT-NO RESERVE! This elegant Coffee Urn came out of the attic of a relative w it has been stored in a box for well over 10 years. She had it wrapped in felt to prevent tarnish and it came out of the box almost like new! I did a light cleaning with a polish cloth just to bring out the highlights. I am told she purchased this piece sometime in the 1960's at an estate sale. It was black with tarnish at the time and she tirelessly brought it back to it's former glory. She was known to use it often after that. T are no makers marks. The lid fits perfectly and, while t are a few very small dark spots and t, one must really look for them to see them. T is a small dent with a few scratches on the back scalloped edges. Again, hardly noticeable. The silver plate is in great condition with the exceptions already noted. The burner/warmer is in place and also in great condition, still with a wick. The urn works well and does not leak when full. It holds a healthy 10 cups and has the handles on the side for easy moving when full of hot liquid. The valve, or spigot, moves with ease and has a heat handle to prevent burning of one's hands. Measures 15 ½" tall and 9 ½" wide from valve to the back. It is a beautiful ornate piece with scalloped sides and elegant scroll work all around. This is one piece ... read more