Marmite Americaine (1) - pottery and tin

Marmite Americaine (1) - pottery and tin
France - late 19th century

Rare and antique piece also on display in the Museum Flaubert & d'Histoire de la Médecine in Rouen/France

End 19th early 20th century porcelain and pewter pot, used for bain-marie cooking and sterilization purposes. It is closed by a first cover in white porcelain equipped with a grip handle. A pewter screw cap that was screwed on was the second closure.

This invention 'marmites Americaines' won the Gold Medal at the Exposition d'Hygiene in Paris in 1888

Size: 13 cm high x 13 cm wide

Inside the jar there’s still the original leaflet [written in french] that explains how to use this jar

Please see photos for better description

Well packed and registered shipping with tracking number

Lot details
No. of items
Marmite americaine
earthenware and pewter
Model/ Name
au-bain-marie kookpot /sterilisatie doeleinden
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
1.5 kg
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