Balance type coffee making machine, probably French, c. 1855.

Syphon-action coffee infuser, c 1855.
Balance-type siphon-action coffee making machine, comprising porcelain base, central brass pillar with spring-loaded bracket, glass coffee vase with copper lid, white fluted porcelain boiler and glass spirit lamp, European, probably French, c. 1855.
 
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The Secret Life of the Home
Year made :
1875-1885
Inventory number :
1966-54