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Vintage Chef Kitchen Collectibles ~ My Display Video

I recently pulled together most of my Chef collectibles that have been in my kitchen for years. I'm displaying the collection at the Lima Public Library. [Note: Originally posted in 2010]

Below is a video of the display cases in the front entry of the Lima Public Library. This collection will be on display until the 2nd week of March 2010. Come have a look for yourself!

You'll see some great vintage CHEF's from my kitchen. There are figural cookie jars, salt and pepper shakers, advertising tins and labels, as well as a fun selection of hard plastic jello-molds, spoonrests and notepad holders. Detailed pix are below the video.

Here's a link to the CHEF DISPLAY video just in case the above player didn't work.

Many of these items will be featured in an upcoming book.

Hot Kitchen & Home Collectibles 2nd Edition (Hot Kitchen & Home Collectibles of the 30s, 40s, 50s:) [Paperback, Illustrated]
C. Dianne Zweig (Author) Publisher: Collector Books; 2 edition (May 25, 2010)

Here are lots of individual pix:

Collectibles from Marianne's Kitchen -- Plastic Chefs and more...

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  • Both sides of a can with a colorful NOS "Chef Brand Berdan & Co. Toledo Ohio" lithographed paper label

  • Antique CHEF stone lithograph cigar box label

  • Art deco tray with Oriental Chef Silhouettes

  • Ceramic chef head spoon rest (Japan import)

  • Chalkware Chubby Chef wall plaque with potholder hooks

  • Plastic Chef grocery list maker by NOMA

  • Figural plastic Chef holding salt and pepper shakers

  • Little Chef on plastic handled salt and pepper holder

  • 3 small plastic Chef and Maid Jello molds

  • 2 Plastic Chef notepad holders

  • 5 Chef plastic spoon rests

  • Plastic CHEF notepad holder

  • Plastic CHEF notepad holder

  • Plastic CHEF reamer/cutter with advertising

  • Miniature metal childs/toy mold with Squirrel

  • Red Wing Pottery CHEF PIERRE Cookie Jar in Blue (comes in several colors)

  • Small ceramic canister GREASE Jar marked Japan

  • McCoy Pottery CHEF Head Cookie Jar

  • American Bisque CHEF Cookie Jar

  • Assorted sizes of ceramic Chef and Mammy Head Salt & Peppers, all marked Japan

  • Ceramic Little Chef Spice Shakers in a wall-hanger wooden shelf/holder - marked Japan

  • Ceramic CHEF Head Wall Pocket with hooks and hanging small spice shakers - marked Japan

  • Hard plastic wall-hanging Rooster with Measuring Spoons

  • Shafford CHEF salt and peppers

  • Pigs Dressed as Chefs S&Ps

  • Tall CHEF shaker

  • Hard plastic MAMMY Notepad Holder

  • Painted Chalkware Wall Plaque with Pot Holder Hooks

  • Stuffed TOASTER MAMMY Doll with Full Skirt to hide the toaster
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