Syphon, soda; British Syphon Co Ltd; 2011.64

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Owaka Museum and Catlins Information Centre Wahi Kahuika - the Meeting Place – a rest on your journey.

Name/Title

Syphon, soda

About this object

Soda syphon; a glass bottle with metal cap. The cap includes a mechanism for carbonating water. Originally contained Thomsons Pure Soda. Made in London by the British Syphon Co Ltd.

Maker

British Syphon Co Ltd

Maker Role

Maker

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, Greater London, London

Medium and Materials

processed material, glass
processed material, metal

Inscription and Marks

Stamped on metal cap: "Purity Thomsons / BRITISH SYPHON Co Ltd / LONDON"

Printed on glass: "Purity", "Thomsons / PURITY / 27 GOLD MEDALS / THOMSONS / PURE / SODA / TRADE MARK / PURITY / REGIS TERED / BRITISH SYPHON CO LTD, LONDON".

Measurements

h 305mm x di 87mm
Medium

Subject and Association Keywords

chemical technology, clay industries. ceramics. glass

Subject and Association Keywords

manners and customs, customs relative to private life

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

Container

Object number

2011.64

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