Welcome, Guest

Shop Amazon.com and support the WKC | WKC T-Shirts

Author Topic: Metallic black porcelain  (Read 662 times)

Cellar2ful

  • WKC Performer
  • Posts: 2345
Metallic black porcelain
« on: May 15, 2018, 09:24:50 PM »
I have been cleaning up a black H Code (1986) OTS to sell on CL.  I have never really been attracted to black kettles but there was something different about this kettle.  Couldn't put my finger on why I found this one so appealing until today when the bowl was in the sunlight.  The porcelain on the bowl is metallic.  It has red, green and gold flecks uniformly all throughout the porcelain of the bowl.  Only the bowl looks like this.  The lid has none.    Anyone every seen a kettle with porcelain like this? 


You can see some of the metallic in the photo but is much more dramatic in person.

« Last Edit: May 15, 2018, 09:26:54 PM by Cellar2ful »
"Chasing Classic Kettles"

kettlebb

  • WKC Ambassador
  • Posts: 5254
Re: Metallic black porcelain
« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2018, 03:11:33 AM »
Iíll get them out in the sunlight but I think the true Gray kettles have a bit of a metallic finish. That looks pretty sweet Jim.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Looking for: Copper Mist MBH 26"(The Chief), Red MBH 18"(The Easterner), Red MBH 26"(The Aristocrat), Yellow 22"(The Gourmet), Blue MBH 18", Blue MBH 22".

JEBIV

  • WKC Performer
  • Posts: 3746
Re: Metallic black porcelain
« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2018, 03:25:47 AM »
Pretty cool I will now look a little closer at mine
Seeking a Black Sequoia I know I know

Rub

  • WKC Ranger
  • Posts: 1439
    • Swamp Boys BBQ
Re: Metallic black porcelain
« Reply #3 on: May 16, 2018, 09:22:01 AM »
I think you just found the Golden Ticket, that looks sweet!


Sent from my iPhone using Weber Kettle Club
On the search for: Ambassador, MLH Statesman, looker Yellow 22, MBH 'Cado 18, Blue 18 MBH, Green 18 MBH

Mike in Roseville

  • WKC Ranger
  • Posts: 1366
Re: Metallic black porcelain
« Reply #4 on: May 16, 2018, 10:49:52 AM »
Hang it from the ceiling...instant disco ball


Sent from my iPhone using Weber Kettle Club mobile app
On the hunt for: "E" Code 18WSM

MacEggs

  • WKC Performer
  • Posts: 3257
Re: Metallic black porcelain
« Reply #5 on: May 16, 2018, 10:58:30 AM »

Black is Beautiful Ö.
Once you awake, it's hard to go back to sheep.

Darko

  • WKC Performer
  • Posts: 3857
Re: Metallic black porcelain
« Reply #6 on: May 17, 2018, 06:55:51 PM »
Don't tell Marty!!! ;D

Actually, I have an '85 SJ. I'll check to see if the enamel is similar.