Various identifying marks are faded out but from its physical design we deduce this to be a Charles Parker Co. An ornately decorated cast iron crank and rotating semicircular door is screwed to the wooden base. A dovetailed miniature drawer sits on bottom to collect the freshly ground coffee beans. Measures 11" High (to top of crank) x 9" Wide x 6 Deep. Gears are a bit stiff but the crank turns.
Good wear and patina on the iron. One small crack present on the top and a few small cracks throughout other areas which is usually common to pieces this old. Weighs 3 pounds 3 ounces (1.44 kilogram).The item "Antique Parkers National Coffee Mill Grinder Wooden Box Cast Iron No. 680" is in sale since Friday, February 05, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Small Appliances\Coffee Grinders, Mills". The seller is "ellisantique" and is located in Collingswood, New Jersey.
This item can be shipped worldwide.