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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: A S CO/ 8 qts LIQ/ D sealed
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
1995.221.2
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10067

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