"Old Washing Machine: Ideal For Cinema Decor"Ancestor of our washing machine: consisting of a copper drum and a crank system connected to gears, transmitting the movement to a wooden drummer immersed in the tank. Closing system and hinges for handling the lid. Underneath, a wood or coal heating system, at the back an outlet for fumes (had to be connected to a duct). Good used condition, the system crank / beater works. Very decorative, can be used as a movie set or theater. Period early 20th century.