Corning Ware 6-Cup Electromatic Percolator (P-6 EP) Production Model

Object Name: 
Corning Ware 6-Cup Electromatic Percolator (P-6 EP) Production Model

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Object Name: 
Corning Ware 6-Cup Electromatic Percolator (P-6 EP) Production Model
Accession Number: 
2015.4.15
Dimensions: 
(a-e) H: 23.2 cm, W: 19.2 cm, D: 12.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1962
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerry E. Wright
Primary Description: 
Corning Ware 6-Cup Electromatic Percolator (P-6 EP) Production Model. White machine-made Pyroceram glass; colorless Pyrex glass knob; stainless steel band/spout; stainless steel immersion heater and coffee filter; plastic lid and handle; electrical cord. (a) Percolator; (b) stainless steel and plastic immersion heater; (c) stainless steel filter; (d) stainless steel filter lid; (e) black plastic lid; (f) colorless glass knob; (g) black electrical cord. Exterior of percolator decorated with two floral sprays.
Provenance: 
Wright, Jerry E. (American, b. 1932), Source
2015-09-23
Technique: 
Inscription: 
CORNING WARE ® / 6 Cup
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Stamped (a) on side, beneath handle
6 / . / 5 / . / 4 / . / 3 / . / A / 2 / .
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Stamped (a) on interior wall
A
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Stamped (c) on top and bottom of filter
T
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Stamped (b) near top of metal rod
120 V. A. C. ONLY 400 W CORNING WARE ® P. 6 UL
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Stamped (b) on base
LIFT
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Stamped (b) on metal tab near handle