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Erie #8 Tea Kettle - Pit Bottom - Gate Mark "Rare Original Porcelain Knob"
Here we have a Very Rare and Hard To Find Erie #8 Cast Iron Tea Kettle, by Griswold, in the Pit Bottom Design with Gate Mark and the Rare Original Porcelain Knob. The fact that it has a gate mark, means this is probably one of the Older Tea Kettles made in the Late 1800s. There is a Raised 8 on the pour spout and a Raised "ERIE" cast on the lid with a very nice painted black outside finish.
There is some rust and pitting on the inside bottom and on the outside bottom and there is some normal calcium (mineral deposits) inside, but there are no holes. By having the Original Porcelain Knob, Original Wire Coil Handle and a Gate Mark, makes this piece an Exceptional 91-131 Year Old Antique Decorator Piece and Extremely Sought After By The Most Advanced Collectors.
Very Nice Antique Tea Kettles of any kind are especially Hard To Find and those by Stove Companies and Foundries, such as Griswold are Sought After Most of All By Cast Iron, Advertising and Antique Collectors To Use and Display. This Very Nice "ERIE" Cast Iron Tea Kettle is a great find for anyone looking for an Excellent Antique Piece to display in the home or office For That Warm Country Feel.
You can not go wrong with this 91 to 131 Year Old "ERIE" Cast Iron Tea Kettle By Griswold, to use or display as a beautiful and wonderful antique conversation piece. "Very Rare and Beautiful Antique "ERIE" Tea Kettle For The Home or Office and The Serious Collector To Display." Circa: 1880-1920
"ERIE" Tea Kettle Measurement: 9 3/4" Dia. x 13 1/4" Long x 6 1/8" Deep Plus Lid & Handle.
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