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Cauldrons

Peter Pettigrew approaches Cedric Diggory in Little Hangleton graveyard

Necessary tools for any witch or wizard who needs to make a potion


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He’s been trying to get us to ask what that event is ever since he started work. Probably an exhibition of thick-bottomed cauldrons.


Ron Weasley

Cauldrons – All Sizes – Copper, Brass, Pewter, Silver – Self-Stirring – Collapsible said a sign hanging over them.


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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

By J.K. Rowling

Professor Slughorn teaches potions to Harry's class

Cauldrons

By J.K. Rowling


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I don’t expect you will really understand the beauty of the softly simmering cauldron with its shimmering fumes, the delicate power of liquids that creep through human veins, bewitching the mind, ensnaring the senses...


Severus Snape

Neville had somehow managed to melt Seamus’s cauldron into a twisted blob and their potion was seeping across the stone floor ...


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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

By J.K. Rowling

There was a loud crack and a strong smell of drink mingled with stale tobacco filled the air...


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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

By J.K. Rowling

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Oh, come and stir my cauldron,

and if you do it right,

I’ll boil you up some hot, strong love,

to keep you warm tonight


Celestina Warbeck
Professor Slughorn teaches potions to Harry's class

A lesson on luck


Cauldrons fact file


Magical properties

None

Purpose

To brew potions

Where it is likely to be found

In Potions class; wizarding supplies shops