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Sugar shaker

1985.292 (RS118628)

Description

Undecorated gray sheet metal. Cylindrical body w/ molded banding. Small ring handle at back. Flat bottom. Circular mouth receives a conforming cylindrical cover w/ domed top pierced to form shaker. All edges are folded over and soldered.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
SHAKER, SUGAR
sugar casters
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
5 x 4.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.292
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25037

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