Food and Drink

Vintage Tea and Coffee Pots ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on July 23, 2014

This vintage catalogue listing features an elegant Imperial Tea Pot and Coffee Pot. Prices for each ranged from 75 cents for the one pint size to $1.60 for 6 pints. I scanned this image from The Wanamaker Stores 1903-4 Holiday Catalogue. Here is a black and white clip art version of the tea pot and coffee pot […]

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Yellow Layer Cake ~ Free Vintage Food Graphic

by Julie J on July 20, 2014

Here is a vintage image of a delicious looking four-layer yellow cake on a white serving plate. A piece of the cake has been cut and is set out on a small dish, ready to be served. The image is from the Ryzon Baking Book by Marion Harris Neil, 1917. Edited to add the recipe (by request). Click on […]

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This engraving of a large coffee and tea service is from The Art Journal Illustrated Catalogue, published for the proprietors, by George Virtue in London, 1851. This beautiful set was a work of Mr. John Ridgway of Cauldron Place, Staffordshire Potteries. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Tea and Coffee Set ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Antique […]

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Here are yummy looking images of: a stack of buckwheat pancakes, a stack of waffles and plate of popovers. The illustrations are from Mrs. Beeton’s Book of Household Management, circa 1888. Click on images to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Fall Harvest Display of Vegetables Clip Art Free Vintage Image ~ Ryzon Waffles Vintage […]

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Here is a vintage image of a beautifully lush cluster of grapes with their leaves attached. The fully ripe grapes are hanging by a vine from a branch. This image is from the May 1880 issue of the American Agriculturist magazine. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Cherries and White Grapes Clip Art Free […]

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This vintage catalogue advertisement features an assortment of kitchen stoveware. Some items included in the collection are: a tin copper bottom wash boiler, kettle, teakettle, coffeepot, teapot, basting spoon, stove shovel, muffin pan, pie plates, bread pans, cake pans, rolling pin, colander, biscuit cutter, doughnut cutter, nutmeg grater, flour sifter, egg beater, dust pan, butcher knife, paring […]

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These five aged and yellowed vintage cookbook pages include a variety of recipes for homemade ice-cream. There are some common types of ice-cream recipes included on these pages, such as: Chocolate Ice Cream, Strawberry Ice Cream and Vanilla Ice Cream. And then there are some that I’ve never heard of, such as: Biscuit Ice Cream, Brown Bread Ice […]

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Here is a fun vintage catalogue listing for a Fre-Zee-Zee ice-cream maker. The description in the listing claims this freezer is easy to operate, easy to clean, freezes quickly, makes smooth delicious ice-cream and uses as little ice as any freezer made. The ad is from the 1916 Sears Roebuck and Co. winter catalogue. And a black and white clip art version […]

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Here is a vintage magazine advertisement for Atmore’s Mince Meat Genuine English Plum Pudding. The ad features a man (the father of the pie family) seated at a table, enjoying a piece of pie. I scanned the ad from the January 1896 issue of The Delineator magazine. Here is a black and white clip art version of the image from […]

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This vintage garden catalogue page includes descriptions and prices for several varieties of tomatoes. There are four types of tomatoes illustrated on the page. They are: Stone Tomato, Early Ruby, Henderson’s Table Queen Tomato and the Favorite Tomato. The page is from the Peter Henderson & Co. Everything for the Garden Manual, 1898. Here are black […]

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