French Copper Skimmer

French Copper Skimmer

Code: J22042

£75.00 Approx $92.82, €87.11

A nineteenth century, French copper skimmer or fish slice. This type of utensil was used for skimming when making preserves and also for removing fish from a pan. This example is made from a heavy gauge of copper, has a turned end to the handle which is shaped like a shepherd’s crook, and it dates from c.1880. There is a brased repair towards the top of the handle but this could have been done during the manufacture. 

Dimensions: Length 49.8cm. Width 9.9cm. 

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