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Benham & Froud Consomme Pot

Enormous antique Benham & Froud copper consomme pot with quite a history! Stamped with Queen Victoria's royal crest and 'HC' for House of Commons.  The royal crest has V & R either side, which is as we would expect, but also an S beneath which we believe denotes that it was originally supplied to the kitchens at Sandringham House. Then at some time in its life, it found its way to the kitchens at the Palace of Westminster (House of Commons). It has brass handles rather than the usual cast iron ones found on lesser pots - these are attached with copper rivets, and stamped 17.  Assume that this is referring to the size, as there is also a stamp 21 on the body of the pot, which is usually where you would see the inventory number. This beauty has recently been fully refurbished, including a deep clean, polish and re-tinning - a very rare piece.

Measures: 43cm (17") diameter x 43cm (17") deep

Available to view at our showroom in Piddlehinton, Dorset - by appointment only

DELIVERY OF THIS ITEM: Insured postal delivery of this item to a mainland UK address will be £30.

DELIVERY OF MORE THAN ONE ITEM: If you wish to purchase more than one item for delivery, please contact us for a quote at enquiries@home-alchemy.com or call us on 07549 507550 as we will be able to provide a combined price.

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COLLECTION OF THIS ITEM: If you would like to collect this item from us in Dorset, just select the Click and Collect option in the shopping cart.

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