1870s set of three antique Hayward Cobalt glas pleated diamond pattern fire grenade extinguishers with carrier. Full sets with the ...
more1870s set of three antique Hayward Cobalt glas pleated diamond pattern fire grenade extinguishers with carrier. Full sets with the carrier are extremely hard to find.
These were produced from 1870-1910 and were meant for home or small office use. Filled with either a salt water combination or Carbon Tetrachloride, one would throw it at the base of the fire and it would shatter, putting out the flames.
These fire grenades have had a small hole drilled in the top and drained in order to remove the chemical inside and make them safe to be shipped. They still have the red foil cap over the cork and cement. No chips or cracks in the glass. In one bottle the cork is loose down inside the bottle but top still has cement and red foil cover.
These are becoming very hard to find, and are quickly picked up by collectors.
Each grenade Measures about 6" high and 4.5" wide. less
4.5ʺW × 4.5ʺD × 6.0ʺH
ExcellentMinor wear consistent with age and history
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