Copper retort

Copper retort, copper, made by Milne Broe, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, date unknown and used by Tooth and Co., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

A copper retort, made of copper, which consists of a pie-shaped body with a hole in the centre top with a lip with threading around the edge. On on side of retort is another hole with threading around the lip. Retort has makers marks impressed on the other side which read, ‘MILNEBROE / MAKER / SYDNEY’.

Summary

86/3357
Copper retort, copper, made by Milne Broe, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, date unknown and used by Tooth and Co., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

A copper retort, made of copper, which consists of a pie-shaped body with a hole in the centre top with a lip with threading around the edge. On on side of retort is another hole with threading around the lip. Retort has makers marks impressed on the other side which read, 'MILNEBROE / MAKER / SYDNEY'.

Dimensions

470 mm
320 mm
320 mm

History

This copper retort was used by Tooth and Co., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
Tooth & Co Limited

Source

Gift of Tooth & Company Ltd under the Australian Government's Tax Incentives for the Arts Scheme, 1986

Cite this Object

Copper retort 2016, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 27 March 2017, <https://ma.as/63235>
{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/63235 |title=Copper retort |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=27 March 2017 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}
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