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Tools and Hardware1165 of 3030Antique Item. Looks like an oil lamp (I think) Need Help.Crumb Tray With Brush
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Posted 2 years ago

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freiheit
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I don't know anything about this tray. My mom picked it up for me from an estate in her hometown. It could be from the early 1900's. The brush has horse hair; the rest is made of wood and metal. The tray is just made of metal. It is neither silver nor silver plate. I have no idea what it could be made of. There is no mark either. I suppose it is European.

Thanks for looking :)

By the way, I use it all the time when I have company.

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  1. freiheit freiheit, 2 years ago
    Thanks mustangtony:)
  2. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 2 years ago
    Handsome! You just might start a trend, freiheit - we might all "need" one of these! : )
  3. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 2 years ago
    I remember finding them years ago at auction sales, funny you rarely see them much anymore, nice set !~
  4. freiheit freiheit, 2 years ago
    I don't know how it was in North America but in Germany little ugly plastic boxes with turning brushes were popular in the seventies to clean the tables. They never worked! Those old-fashioned crumb trays do the job every time!

    Thanks miKKoChristmas and PhilDavidAlexanderMorris.
  5. freiheit freiheit, 2 years ago
    Thanks vetraio50 and f64imager:)

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