Faye is an antique French coffee grinder. A lovely example of an authentic, original coffee grinder.
This piece is made of wood with a metal top and includes the original maker's stamp. The grinding mechanism is made out of cast iron and steel
Made of beech wood and it has a small oval brass plate in the front that reads "Peugeot Frères - Valentigney, Doubs". It also has the logo engraved on the top metal part. This particular model called Model R or Ordinary Model was the first coffee mill produced by Peugeot during the 1840 to 1936 period.
It is in exceptional working order, having been lovingly cared for. The internal workings are clean and ready to use. In excellent condition for its age.
Made by the famous Peugeot Freres. The Peugeot brothers produced these at their Valentigney workshop years before they began car production.
Dates Early 1900's
Antique coffee grinders are iconic, beautiful as decorative items but also practical for coffee connoisseurs or equally as functional as a pepper grinder.
21.5cm Height (to top of handle)
14.5cm Width (excluding handle)
21.5cm Depth (including handle)