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