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Food mill

Description

Conical iron funnel at top to receive food, on a cylindrical grinding element w/ a shaft and key extending at left side, and a shaft w/ a bowed L-shaped handle at right. Small shaped spout at bottom left to receive bowl for ground food. Mounted to wall w/ peel-shaped plates.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1875
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
cookware
food mills
Iron
iron (metal)
MILL
Slip Cast
Dimensions
16.375 x 9.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.196
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25133

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