Mid-Century Retro Brushed Aluminum Kitchen Canisters Set of 4 c. 1950's

Mid-Century Retro Brushed Aluminum Kitchen Canisters, Kromex Set of 4 c. 1950s

Regular price $62.00


Description:  A classic set of mid-century aluminum kitchen canisters from the 1950’s.  Canisters similar to these were once popular in retail stores such as Sears and Montgomery Ward. This graduated set of 4 with round, black plastic lids and aluminum knobs are both functional and displays nicely with a retro feel. Each are dimensionally embossed: Flour, Sugar, Coffee and Tea with white lettering on black.

Note:  Please refer to “Condition” for additional information. This set does "not" fit inside one another for storage purposes.

Circa:  Mid-century, 1950’s – 1960’s

Overall Height (with lid):  8”, 7”, 6”, 5”
Inside Diameter:  6”, 5 ¼” 4 ½”, 3 ¾”

Product Weight:  2 pounds 2 ounces

Primary Colors:  Silver and Black

Primary Material:  Brushed Aluminum or Chrome

Origin:  U.S.A.

Brand:  Kromex

Maker:  Possibly Alcoa Aluminum Company

Markings:   On the top of lids:  KROMEX, PAT No 170295

Condition: Previously owned - used.  Condition is consistent with age and use.  Overall good condition.  Scratches and blemishes on each canister, more on Flour. Inside is clean with light scratches and/or blemishes. One indentation on the coffee lid and 1/2" indentation on side of large Flour canister. White lettering is worn on the word Tea. Style of canisters do not all fit inside one another as a graduated set for storage purposes. They will however condense to two canisters by fitting the Tea and Coffee in the Sugar and Flour.

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