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Egg Boiler

1942.1722 (RS115067)

Description

Toleware egg cooker that is rectangular shaped with curved coners and hinged lid. Four interior compartments with two tiers. Red and gold musical instrument motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
tinware
Object type
Food Processing & Preparation T&E; Food Preparation Equipment
Descriptive terms
Coddler
Device, Cooking
egg coddlers
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
tinware
Dimensions
10 3/4 x 9 1/4 x 4 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1722
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61132

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