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Canister

1942.1761AB (RS115091)

Description

Square eight-sided toleware canister [A] with lid [B]. Narrow circular neck and canted corners. Red and gold decoration with stylized foliate border motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1899
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
tinware
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Canister, Food-storage
canisters
cookware
Painted
painting (coating)
Tin
tin (metal)
tinware
Dimensions
5.5 x 4.875 x 4.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1761AB
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61172

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