French Copper Cauldron, 19th Century

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A beautiful 19th century French cauldron with two handles and its original top. This large kitchen utensil is called "marmite" in French and is used to cook in large quantities. It is also called "Fait-tout," literally translated into "to do everything" and was often used to wash clothing and sheets in hot water. Simple, classic construction. A bright, handsome surface that boasts over 100 years of use.

Minor age wear.

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Copper
  • Condition
    Good. Minor age wear..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    23 in. H x 17 in. W x 16 in. D
    58 cm H x 43 cm W x 41 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Austin, TX
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU86905489193
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

Typical response time: 2 hours

Located in Austin, TX

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