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Grandma Van Heuklon's coffee pot (miss you granny)

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Kitchen1408 of 2969Vintage Coffee PercolatorPlease tell me that this Pewter by Wilcox dish was made for a banana split!!
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Posted 2 years ago

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sarahoff
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This Swedish coffee pot was passed down to me by my mother and hers. Every time I look at it I can almost smell her oatmeal raisin cookies:)Thank you Elisbethan for the translation!

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  1. sarahoff sarahoff, 2 years ago
    Thanks mustangtony:)
  2. Marc112 Marc112, 2 years ago
    Hello, sarahoff.
    I like your teapot very much, but the tekst on it is defenitely not Dutch...
    it looks more like Swedish or from Norway..
  3. sarahoff sarahoff, 2 years ago
    Lol, you fellas are something else! I've posted another pick, the writing is the same on the other side. Thanks guys:)
  4. sarahoff sarahoff, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the translation mustangtony, the "coffee pot" is made of metal:)
  5. mrmajestic1 mrmajestic1, 2 years ago
    Is this considered toleware?
  6. sarahoff sarahoff, 2 years ago
    Wow there's a whole line of them out there, thanks Tony:)
  7. sarahoff sarahoff, 2 years ago
    Pretty funny:) that's a lot of coffee;)
  8. sarahoff sarahoff, 1 year ago
    Thanks guys for the love:)
  9. Elisabethan Elisabethan, 26 days ago
    Don't know if you were given an answer to this, if not Sarahoff, I can tell you with 100 certanty that the writing is in Swedish! I understand every word and it's a swedish saying that means that a drink of Coffee is the bbest of earthly drinks (you would have to be in paradice I guess in order to find something better). We love our Coffee :-).The flowers are printed in 'kurbits' style, the same that you see on Dalahästar (wodden horses). This type of writing you often find on handkrafted textiles that you pot on the wall. I've never seen it like this before. Nice!
  10. sarahoff sarahoff, 26 days ago
    Wow! Thanks for all the help Elisabethan:)
  11. Elisabethan Elisabethan, 25 days ago
    It is nice to help out with information. Is there any label on it? Do you have swedish ancestry (hope I ute the right word now)?
  12. Elisabethan Elisabethan, 25 days ago
    ...use the right word...

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