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Coffee grinder

1998.4461A-C (RS24084)

Description

Coffee grinder, glass and cast iron . Consists of a glass canister at top for holding whole beans, a metal grinding mechanism (painted black) w/ turned wooden crank handle at mid-section, and a measured glass cup at bottom for collecting ground beans. A: Top canister B: Mid-section C: Measured cup

Details

Maker
Arcade Mfg. Co. (Maker)
Date
1910-1915
Inscriptions
Embossed on glass: ""Crystal/ No.3"" ""ARCADE MFG CO./ FREEPORT, ILL."" Embossed on metal: ""ARCADE/ CRYSTAL""
Location of origin
Freeport, IL, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
glass (material)
iron (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Illinois (United States)
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
coffee mills
cookware
Glass
glass (material)
Iron
iron (metal)
MILL, COFFEE
Slip Cast
Dimensions
19 (H), 4.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4461A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19602

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