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Sugar shaker

1985.293 (RS118629)

Description

Undecorated gray sheet metal w/ overlapping soldered joins. Cylindrical body w/out a bottom. Four small holes pierced at top edge near join to top. Round, slightly domed top w/ 5 large circular holes pierced to form skaer top.

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
3.375 x 2.313 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.293
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25038

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