Dated Civil War Period Coffee Pot


Dated Civil War Period Coffee Pot - This coffee pot is unusual in that it has a patent date impressed into the handle; the date appears to be “1865″. This pot is a more ornate version of a typical coffee pot of the period, with a “swan-like”, fluted pouring spout. The pot exhibits the typical elements inherent to a mid-19th century pot: tinned sheet iron construction, lead soldered joinery, flat bottom. The pot measures as follows: Height – 9″ x Diameter – 5″