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Coffee urn

Description:

This small copper coffee urn or pot is made from a copper sheet and soldered into a jug shape. There is a brass tap at the front of the base and a lidded pouring spout.

 

It fits onto a stand with a heat source below to keep its contents hot at the table.

Materials/Media:
copper alloy, wood (handles, lid)
Dimensions:
height (body) 241mm, diameter (base) 138mm, diameter (rim) 101mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:0207.99
Digital Number:
DMDM030n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council