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Brass fire starter by Cape Cod Shop, Fifth Av


Code: 10140

Antique brass fire starter pot made by one of the best known manufacturers, the Cape Cod Shop

The Cape Cod Shop, with a location on Fifth Avenue in New York City according to an early 20th century advertisement, operated from the 1890s to the 1930s. 

has the fish-shaped Cape Cod Shop trademark symbol on the bottom 

and features the flared "fishtail" end to its handle that was a common feature of the shop's pieces.

Stamped on the base