Antique ARCADE CRYSTAL Black CAST IRON WALL Mount Coffee Grinder/Orig Screws. This heavy antique wall mount ARCADE CRYSTAL black-painted cast iron coffee grinder, with bas relief scrolling, has the original clear glass jar w/ plain black painted screw-on lid /original screws and vintage glass catch cup (not original). The ARCADE name is embossed on the top of the grinder and CRYSTAL is embossed above the catch cup section. It measures 18 high, including the round ring on the bottom. The original screws are secured with vintage masking tape.
The wall mount portion measures 5 ½ wide. There is a vintage rubber band sealing the jar top securely onto the grinder portion. It has a screw type key on the back which can adjust the tension in the handle or grind? The glass jar measures 7 high, including the 3 ¼ in diameter plain black lid x 4 ½ in diameter. The top edge of the jar is rough due to repeated screwing on and off of the lid, but there are no chips or cracks in the glass.
Air bubbles can be seen in the glass. The spring-action cast iron cup holder is intact and the ribbed catch glass is not original, but vintage. The cup is clean and intact, with no cracks or chips in it.The grinder handle has a wooden handle that is loose, but bolted onto the arm instead of being screwed on. We consider this item tp be in very good condition. There are a few patches of old wall paint on the back and areas where the paint has chipped on the cast iron. You never know what you will find there! Be sure to check out the LAST Chance (lowest price)/Seven Day WONDERS Sales categories in the store. These charges are the buyers responsibility. The item "Antique ARCADE CRYSTAL Black CAST IRON WALL Mount Coffee Grinder/Orig Screws" is in sale since Tuesday, August 6, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Small Appliances\Coffee Grinders, Mills". The seller is "mothermary-sistersue" and is located in Denver, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.