The Simplex Patent Tea Kettle Solid Copper 400709-402190 Made in England
Made in England of solid copper with a Chrome finish.
Simplex Patent Design Since 1903 400709-402190 Reg. 786743. In 2010 they ceased production
Ball in spout makes rattle sound. The ball is what makes the kettle whistle.
No dents, scratches etc. GOOD vintage condition.. Wood handle with black coating; the lid finial is black plastic. Handle and knob are sturdy. This is kettle is in excellent working condition with many usable years ahead.
Great design; very high quality lifetime item. Some of the black paint on the wood handle has come off. It actually adds some character.
9 inches tall x 8 inches wide. Spout sticks out another 3.5 inches. Holds 1.75 quarts of liquid, the weight is 1 pound 10 oz./
When this tea kettle was new it retailed for about $350 USD. Here is your chance to buy this fabulous kettle for nearly half the price.