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Buttermilk dispenser

Description

Square white enameled box with four raised panels on sides; dark blue printing on front and back; rests on four silvered metal splayed legs; two steel spigots protrude from bottom of front, one with key handle; two insulated fitted covers; one with grip handle, one with crank attached to interior beater; white porcelain handle; inside insulated with dull silver metal, half has rectangular white porcelain fitted container

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1920
Inscriptions
Printed on 1) front 2) back 1) Fresh/ Buttermilk/ Allen Filter Co., Toledo, O. 2) Fresh Buttermilk Embossed on right spigot handle: The Allen
Material
embossing
enameling
glazing (coating)
porcelain
steel (alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Ohio (United States)
Descriptive terms
DISPENSER, BEVERAGE
dispensers
Embossed
embossing
Enameled
enameling
glazing (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
Steel
steel (alloy)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
19.5 x 15.375 x 16.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.219
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10061

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