Vintage 1940s Glass Chicken Waterer, Poultry Fount

Vintage 1940s Glass Chicken Waterer, Poultry Fount

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We have for sale a Vintage 1940s Glass Chicken Waterer
Wonderful piece of history this glass waterer for chicks and chickens. A very simple design using gravity, fill the jar full of water place the base on top of the jar and tip over, once the water fills the tray up to the jar it causes an airlock preventing water from being released until the water in the tray decreases.
The base was designed to hold an inverted fruit jar / canning jar with a 2 ¼” opening. The jar accompanying the base is an Atlas E-Z Seal quart size jar made around 1910-20. Jar has wonderful bubbles and waves in the glass very common during this era.
We have only two waterers available, please select quantity when purchasing, thank you.

The base was patented by Max T. Bentzen and Jacob F. Niggeler, Minneapolis, Minn. February 7, 1941, Design for a Base for Poultry Fount and Feeder, Patent Number 126997.

Circa, 1910 and 1940
Marked, Atlas
Measurements, base 5 ½” diameter, overall height 8 ½”.
Condition, vintage and ready to display or give the chicks some water.
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Sku# 5289
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