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Background imagePans Collection: Joy of Perfect Cooking

Joy of Perfect Cooking
The Joys of Perfect Cooking promises delicious food for the home. Woman, women, kitchen, advert advertising, advertisement

Background imagePans Collection: Restaurant Chef / Marchett

Restaurant Chef / Marchett
Restaurant chefs at work

Background imagePans Collection: Brazil - Street vendor in Rio de Janeiro

Brazil - Street vendor in Rio de Janeiro
Superb postcard from Brazil depicting Street vendor (seemingly specialising in pots, cans and pans) in Rio de Janeiro. He carries the majority of his wares in a large tin tub balanced on his head

Background imagePans Collection: Street scene in Doboj, northern Bosnia and Herzegovina

Street scene in Doboj, northern Bosnia and Herzegovina, showing a shop selling pots and pans

Background imagePans Collection: Sanitary ware, Plate 42

Sanitary ware, Plate 42, showing wash basins, urinals and toilet bowls in a range of styles. Date: circa 1880s

Background imagePans Collection: Belgian boy scouts camping in the Ardennes

Belgian boy scouts camping in the Ardennes
Four Belgian boy scouts camping in the Ardennes

Background imagePans Collection: Model Maid-Of-All-Work

Model Maid-Of-All-Work
The model maid of all work is kept busy in the scullery cleaning boots, boiling kettles and pans, and responding to the bells that are constantly rung for her

Background imagePans Collection: Japanese Woman Cooking

Japanese Woman Cooking
A young Japanese housewife cooking the family meal in her well-equipped kitchen. Chopsticks will be used for eating and the rice will be served in wooden cases. Date: 1930s

Background imagePans Collection: London Trade Card - Thomas Pickett, Brasier

London Trade Card - Thomas Pickett, Brasier (late servant to Mr Hancock in Pall Mall), at the sign of the Frying Pan in Compton Street, corner of Frith Street, Soho

Background imagePans Collection: The Victorian kitchen at Brodsworth Hall, Brodsworth

The Victorian kitchen at Brodsworth Hall, Brodsworth, Doncaster, England. Photographed in 1989 with full permission of then owners Ron and Pam Williams Date: 1989

Background imagePans Collection: Vim Advertisement

Vim Advertisement
An illustrated advertisement for Vim, a cleanser and polisher manufactured by Lever Brothers Limited, used for cleaning kitchen utensils, glass and chinaware

Background imagePans Collection: Monkey Brand Advertisement

Monkey Brand Advertisement
An illustrated advertisement for Monkey Brand, a product used mainly for cleaning pots and pans. Makes copper like gold, tin like silver, paint like new

Background imagePans Collection: Stone Dies used for Stamping

Stone Dies used for Stamping out the Pans of Iron Crusie Lamps Last used at Red Bay, Co Antrim, about 1789. (Location: Northern Ireland: County Antrim). Date: circa early 1900s

Background imagePans Collection: Lord Beaverbrook's appeal for aluminium 1940

Lord Beaverbrook's appeal for aluminium 1940
Lord Beaverbrook the Minister for Aircraft Production appealed for objects wholly or partly made of aluminium for the manufacture of aeroplanes

Background imagePans Collection: Lord Beaverbrook the Minister for Aircraft Production appealed for objects wholly or partly made

Lord Beaverbrook the Minister for Aircraft Production appealed for objects wholly or partly made of aluminium for the manufacture of aeroplanes

Background imagePans Collection: Lockheed F-104S ASA Starfighters

Lockheed F-104S ASA Starfighters on the engine running pans at Grosseto Air Base in March 1998 Date: 1998

Background imagePans Collection: The Record Range - Two, three or Four pans - For Breeze - Fitted with Steam Extractor - produced

The Record Range - Two, three or Four pans - For Breeze - Fitted with Steam Extractor - produced by Morgan - possibly a Fish & Chip Fryer. Date: circa early 1920s

Background imagePans Collection: Grenadier of the Foot Guards with grenade and match alight

Grenadier of the Foot Guards with grenade and match alight, Battle of Prestonpans (or Battle of Gladsmuir), East Lothian, Scotland, 21 September 1745, during the Jacobite Rising. Date: 1745

Background imagePans Collection: Homeware store, Japan, c. 1880s Vintage late 19th century photograph

Homeware store, Japan, c. 1880s Vintage late 19th century photograph
Homeware store, Japan, c.1880s Vintage late 19th century photograph

Background imagePans Collection: Tinsmith at work in his shop, Cairo, Egypt, c. 1880 s

Tinsmith at work in his shop, Cairo, Egypt, c. 1880 s
Tinsmith at work in his shop, Cairo, Egypt, c.1880 s

Background imagePans Collection: Salt pans, Chatelaillon-Plage near La Rochelle

Salt pans, Chatelaillon-Plage near La Rochelle
circa 1910s

Background imagePans Collection: A smiling young woman in a headscarf and apron washing up or preparing food in a kitchen

A smiling young woman in a headscarf and apron washing up or preparing food in a kitchen or scullery. Tea towels hang from the airer above, assorted ladles and pans are close to hand

Background imagePans Collection: Advert, Gas Cooking Stove, Kingston-upon-Thames

Advert, Gas Cooking Stove, Kingston-upon-Thames Gas Company, Thames Street, Surrey. 1902

Background imagePans Collection: Frys Cocoa and Chocolate, mixing pans

Frys Cocoa and Chocolate, mixing pans. 1893

Background imagePans Collection: Birthday Card, Puppy and Saucepan

Birthday Card, Puppy and Saucepan - It All Boils Down - (front cover, 1 of 2) 20th century

Background imagePans Collection: Outbreak of WWII Parisian greengrocer listens to the news

Outbreak of WWII Parisian greengrocer listens to the news
September, 1939. A greengrocer from Montmartre in Paris enjoys a quiet supper behind his shop and switches on the radio to listen to the news. Date: 1939

Background imagePans Collection: Kettles, Coffee Pots and other items

Kettles, Coffee Pots and other items. 19th century

Background imagePans Collection: Cartoon, Ruling the Roast

Cartoon, Ruling the Roast. circa 1833

Background imagePans Collection: A travelling tinker in the Seventeenth Century

A travelling tinker in the Seventeenth Century
A Travelling Tinker in the Seventeenth Century. 17th century

Background imagePans Collection: Ceramic and earthenware pots and pans, casserole and soup dishes, etc

Ceramic and earthenware pots and pans, casserole and soup dishes, etc. Date: 1930s

Background imagePans Collection: The Bazaars, Cairo, Egypt

The Bazaars, Cairo, Egypt
circa 1910s

Background imagePans Collection: Crosfields soap works, Warrington 1886

Crosfields soap works, Warrington 1886
Various scenes in order of the interior and exterior of Joseph Crosfield & Sons, Soap Works at Bank Quarry, Warrington, Cheshire. Date: 1886

Background imagePans Collection: REYKJAVIK STORE 1876

REYKJAVIK STORE 1876
From drums to rum, you may buy just about anything in this general store in Reykjavik, Iceland Date: 1876

Background imagePans Collection: Paris - The Kitchens of the Lycee Montaigne

Paris - The Kitchens of the Lycee Montaigne, a famous French public secondary school. It is located in the 6th arrondissement of Paris, near the Jardin du Luxembourg, and was founded in the 1880s

Background imagePans Collection: Chef prepares a Peking Duck - floating restaurant, Hong Kong

Chef prepares a Peking Duck - floating restaurant, Hong Kong
A chef, stripped to the waist, prepares a Peking Duck in a floating restaurant kitchen on a sampan boat in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong Date: 1982

Background imagePans Collection: Do Mori - the oldest bar in Venice

Do Mori - the oldest bar in Venice
Do Mori, oldest bar (bacaro) in Venice, near Rialto fish market. 500 years old. The barman serves wine Date: 2013

Background imagePans Collection: Boating Lake - British Seaside Scene, Southend-on-Sea, Essex

Boating Lake - British Seaside Scene, Southend-on-Sea, Essex - The sign is advertising Peter Pans Playground - " the ideal place to take the children". Date: 1954

Background imagePans Collection: Hardware Shop, Baghdad, Iraq

Hardware Shop, Baghdad, Iraq. Date: circa 1920s

Background imagePans Collection: Indian general store, Tabora, Tanzania, East Africa

Indian general store, Tabora, Tanzania, East Africa
Indian general store, Tabora, German East Africa (now Tanzania). The woman on the left is operating a Singer sewing machine. Date: circa 1910

Background imagePans Collection: British and German boy scouts at camp, Denmark

British and German boy scouts at camp, Denmark
British and German boy scouts at camp in Copenhagen, Denmark, making a kitchen rack for pots and pans. They were taking part in an international Jamborette arranged by the Danish Boy Scout Movement

Background imagePans Collection: Tunisia - Streetside Arab Hardware store

Tunisia - Streetside Arab Hardware store
Streetside Arab Grocer / hardware store in Tunis, Tunisia. Some of the items for sale include hand brushes, pots, jars, pans, baskets and rope

Background imagePans Collection: Farm cart with animals on a Christmas card

Farm cart with animals on a Christmas card
Farm cart full of pots and pans, with animals, birds and people on a Christmas card Date: circa 1890s

Background imagePans Collection: Keepers of Longships Lighthouse, off Lands End, Cornwall

Keepers of Longships Lighthouse, off Lands End, Cornwall
Three keepers of Longships Lighthouse, off Lands End, Cornwall, in the kitchen area, preparing for their Christmas dinner. Date: circa 1970s

Background imagePans Collection: A Mound of Aluminium, July 1940

A Mound of Aluminium, July 1940
In response to the appeal for aluminium from Lord Beaverbrook, Minister for Aircraft Production, families hand in their spare pots and pans to aid the war effort. 1940

Background imagePans Collection: Pan Catching Fire

Pan Catching Fire
A cautionary tale in the use of pans which are not made of aluminium branded with an official safety mark from the Societe Francaise des Metaux Ouvres ! Date: 1928

Background imagePans Collection: Cave dwellers, Downderry, near Seaton, Cornwall

Cave dwellers, Downderry, near Seaton, Cornwall. These folk were mostly Irish people who came from Plymouth and lived in the caves on the beach from March to September harvesting shellfish

Background imagePans Collection: Hungry Peter the pig cooks for a party

Hungry Peter the pig cooks for a party, watched through the window by the naughty dogs Rags and Forager who are worried that they won t be invited. Date: 1914

Background imagePans Collection: South African woman carrying goods on her head

South African woman carrying goods on her head
A south african woman, carrying her baby on her back with a wide variety of other goods balanced somewhat precariously (or so it seems to the uninitiated) on her head, including pans, rugs, mats



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