Davies Brooks & Co Ltd Soda Mineral Water Soda Syphon c1901
Hereford, United Kingdom Mineral Water Manufacturers
Fine Edwardian Period Glass Soda Syphon. Excellent etching work that is still in pristine condition. The syphon bottle is made by British Syphon Company London Circa 1910. Interior glass tube intact and attached. Top is chrome/nickle(?) plated and in like new condition. The top is imprinted again with the Soda makers name - Davies, Brooks & Co - and also the trademark hallmark of the British Syphon Company.
A very nice fluted glass soda syphon!
The company started out life around 1875 as Davies & Co, selling mineral water collected from a well between Coningsby Street and Catherines Street. It later became Davies Brooks & Co when George Davies joined up with Cecil Kemp and William Brook, finally closing its doors in 2005.
The British Syphon Manufacturing Co Ltd, Makers Of British Syphons, 55/56 Basinghall Street, London, E.C. started around the 1870's and carried on in business until the mid 20th century.
In overall very good condition.
All in all a truly eye catching piece and excellent conversation item
Dimensions: 12 1/4"(31cm) high by 4"(10cm) diameter
Don't miss out on this superb piece of history to use or as a wonderful collectors item.