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Milk can

1985.316 (RS118646)

Description

Undecorated gray sheet tin body. Cylindrical body w/ flat botom and soldered seams. Canted shoulders tapering to a wide cylindrical neck w/ rolled under lip at mouth. Applied strap handle at mouth terminating at shoulder.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
CAN, MILK
cookware
milk cans
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
6.25 x 5.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.316
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25063

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