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Dredge canister

Description

Cylindrical tin canister. Labeled as a dredge box. One end has a wider removable lid; other end has thinner removable lid w/ shaker holes underneath.

Details

Maker
Hatelle & Co. (Maker)
Date
1870-1875
Inscriptions
Engraved on top: ""STEELES' DREDGE BOX/ NEW HAVEN, CONN./ PATD/ DEC 27 1870/ MADE BY/ HATELLE & CO""
Location of origin
New Haven, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
CANISTER, FOOD STORAGE
cookware
dredgers (containers)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
3.25 (H), 2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2079
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17945

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