5-part Coffee Maker

Object Name: 
5-part Coffee Maker

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Object Name: 
5-part Coffee Maker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.4.118
Dimensions: 
H: 41.7 cm, W: 28.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1880-about 1930
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Ropes Cabot
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass, brass, stoneware. Flat rectangular stoneware base (A) with two depression and central brass pillar; pillar has two holding fronts, one for (B) a ceramic cylindrical container with a brass spout near the base and a ceramic and cork knob in top central opening, small hole in top with no closure, base burned black; (C) is white metal top with strainer on one end; (D) is colorless blown glass jar, waisted cylindrical shape with applied stem and applied circular foot, ground pontil mark underneath, white metal loose lid has opening for strainer end of tube c-. Burner is missing, obviously this is a distiller or percolator.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Cabot, Mrs. Ropes, Source
Color: