Container and cover

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-189981

Description

Nickel plated cast iron container [a] with cover [b] for meat press. Circular container has a small spout and short handle to pour out meat juice. Bottom of container is domed with fluted edges. Two small notches on sides hold container in place on meat press stand. Long handled cover fits inside container and has an inverted dome with fluted edges. Top of cover has a circular depression to hold bottom of screw handle in place.

Details

Descriptive Terms

food mills, grinders and presses
cookware
cast iron
nickel (metal)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

Basement Box #443

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

1 1/2 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1775.2ab