Mid-Century Retro Aluminum Kromex Cake Cover with Kensington Platter

Mid-Century Retro Aluminum Kromex Cake Cover with Kensington Platter

Regular price $75.00

 

Description:  Entertain in retro with this mid-century, aluminum cake serving keeper.  This Kromex retro cover, most likely from the 1950’s with raised white “cake” lettering on black with an aluminum knob, displays nicely with a retro feel.  It sits on a solid, aluminum platter marked “Kensington” a new giftware line developed in the 1930’s by Alcoa Aluminum Company. Most likely the cover and platter are not the original match although the retro, deco look pairs very well together!

Note:  Please refer to “Condition” for additional information.  Original box "not included".

Circa:    
Cover:  Most likely 1950’s
Platter:  Most likely 1930’s

Dimensions:  
Platter:  Diameter:  12 ¼”
Cover:  Diameter:  11 5/8”, Height:  5 ¼”

Product Weight:  1 pound 13 ounces

Primary Colors:  Silver and Black

Primary Material:  Aluminum

Origin:  U.S.A.

Brand:  Kromex (cover), Kensington (platter)

Maker:  Possibly Alcoa Aluminum Company

Markings:   On the top of lids:  KROMEX, On bottom of platter Kensington with stage head with “K” shield logo.

Condition: Previously owned - used.  Condition is consistent with age and use.  Overall good condition.  Light scratches on cover and platter from normal use.  The black insert on top of cover has a separation and two cracks (as shown).

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