Antique 12 Copper Paris France Bimetal Covered Pot Bowl Large 11lb Rare Quality. Offered here is a very rare find. It is a large 12 inch diameter copper covered pot made in France that weighs over 11 pounds. It is also etched with what might be a military unit identification or something that identified the owner. It has on the lid, S.
This is also etched onto it on the side as well. It also has 2 different hallmarks stamped into the lid. One shows a picture of a crown, with "30" "Paris Bi Metal" written under it. The other is a triangle shaped hallmark with the following written around it, Manufactured for T.This mark found on small silver-lined copper serving bowls with handles used for the service of warm brandy or rich sauces. The maker using the crown and clasped hands symbols is not yet identified. The British agents were T. Goode & Son of 19, South Audley Street, London.
The broad arrow may mean that it was for use by service personnel. This piece has a nice vintage patina and we have not tried to clean or polish it. It is quite heavy and very well made. It measures 12 inches in diameter and 6 inches deep.The handle on the pot measures around 13 inches long. The handle on the lid measures 8 inches long. The pot weighs over 11 pounds. It is in good condition with no major issues. This piece came from the estate of a old New Orleans family.
This is a rare most likely one of a kind piece with the markings it has. ABOUT OUR ITEMS We acquire our items in a number of ways. When possible we try to provide provenance for our items and the method with which we acquired them.This information is generally found in the items description. ABOUT CONDITION We sell vintage and antique items and as such you should expect no item to be perfect. We try to take a lot of pictures and point out issues with items but we sometimes miss things.
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The item "Antique 12 Copper Paris France Bimetal Covered Pot Bowl Large 11lb Rare Quality" is in sale since Sunday, August 10, 2014. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Cookware\Other Collectible Cookware". The seller is "dragossurplus" and is located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Russian federation, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Panama, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion.