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Produced by the Cheshire CT firm of Bovano (started in 1953 by John BOnsignor, Gene VAn Leight and Warre

Yesteryear Here

David Tisdale ELIKA

David Tisdale ELIKA
David Tisdale ELIKA Anodized Aluminum Post Modern S&P

David Tisdale ELIKA Anodized Aluminum Post Modern S&P. reminds me a bit of Memphis movement aesthetic.

David Tisdale ELIKA

David Tisdale ELIKA Anodized Aluminum S&P
David Tisdale ELIKA Anodized Aluminum S&P

David Tisdale ELIKA Anodized Aluminum Post Modern S&P. reminds me a bit of Memphis movement aesthetic.

brass ashtray

maker unknown

This ashtray is from an estate stuck in the 60's.No marks on the bottom, but there was a spot that looks like it used to have an oval sticker attached. It had 50 years of tarnish on it.

Raymond Loewy

Raymond Loewy-designed broiler

I found this at a second-hand store today.

Salt and Pepper Shakers

Terrier Salt and Pepper Shakers

goodwill find. I believe they are aluminum (may be pewter). The tails unscrew to load salt or pepper. The bottom is marked 1130

Mirro

Medallion

Mirro. Medallion  Candelabrum

At long last, one of the last pieces of Medallion I've been missing is finally mine.

 

BergHoff teapot

Mid Century art deco look

BergHoff Industries, based in Florida