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Food strainer

1985.301 (RS118635)

Description

Undecorated gray-silver colored sheet metal w/ soldered seams. Circular body w/ straight sides canting outward to a rolled-under lip. Flat circular bottom is pierced grid forming strainer w/ a shallow cylindrical base w/ folded-over edge. Cylindrical elongated handle terminating in a flattened ring for hanging.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
cookware
STRAINER
strainers (culinary tools)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
3.875 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.301
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25045

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