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Milk can

Description

Silver-coloured metal cylindrical can with tapering shoulder to neck with slightly flaring rim; soldered bands around base, at shoulder and top of neck; bent strip soldered to neck and shoulder bands forms handle; applied, embossed plaque on shoulder opposite handle; incised type on body to right of handle

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1991
Inscriptions
Embossed on shoulder plaque: Hood Incised on side: B 8/ 8 qts. LIQ/ F sealed/ Mass X Seal
Material
soldering
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
CAN, MILK
cookware
milk cans
Soldered
soldering
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
14 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.221.1
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose and Emily C. Hood
GUSN
10065

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