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Antique Copper Coffee Machine-Sternau C0. 1904
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23 Jul, 2011 02:17:21 BST
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Maine, United States


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Type: Coffee Machine Original/Reproduction: Original
Age: 1900-1940

Antique Copper Coffee Machine-Sternau C0. 1904

Sternau Coffee Machine in nice as found antique condition.
Bits of age tarnish and a couple small dings.
Nothing serious.
Made of copper largely with wood handles and lid finial. also the spout has a wood handle
Inside of coffee urn is quite clean.
Inside of coffee urn and lid are coated with zinc.
Coffee urn does not leak.
Spout works very well and moves freely.
Comes with original warming unit which still has wick in it.
The mechanism for raising and lowering the flame intensity works quite nicely.
Warming unit is marked Reg.U.S. Pat.Off Trade Mark SS.Co, S. Sternau Co. N.Y.
Pat. Feb.17,1908 Other Pat. Pen'd. 865.
Bottom of coffee urn is marked : The Sternau Coffee Machine Trade Mark S.S.Co. Patented Nov. 22 , 1904 - Pat Nov '08 - 2 1/2 pints.
Glass globe with attached zinc coated strainer is in good antique condition.
No chips on glass and no damage to strainer other than age tarnish .
Assembled Height is 14in.
Sternau is probably the original name for the Sterno company. ??

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