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Milk can

Description

Metal cylindrical can with tapering shoulder to neck with flaring rim; soldered bands around base, below shoulder and top rim; soldered curved strip handle extending from rim band to shoulder band; evidence of semi-circular plaque on shoulder opposite handle; incised type to left

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1908
Inscriptions
Embossed on handle: Hood Incised on shoulder: H.P. Hood & Sons/ Registered
Material
metal
soldering
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
CAN, MILK
cookware
metal
milk cans
Soldered
soldering
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
13.75 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.222
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10068

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