Coffee grinder

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1910-1915

GUSN

GUSN-19602

Description

Coffee grinder, glass and cast iron . Consists of a glass canister at top for holding whole beans, a metal grinding mechanism (painted black) w/ turned wooden crank handle at mid-section, and a measured glass cup at bottom for collecting ground beans. A: Top canister B: Mid-section C: Measured cup

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffee mills
cookware
casting (process)
glass (material)
iron (metal)
Glass
Iron
Slip Cast
MILL, COFFEE

Inscription

Embossed on glass: ""Crystal/ No.3"" ""ARCADE MFG CO./ FREEPORT, ILL."" Embossed on metal: ""ARCADE/ CRYSTAL""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Arcade Mfg. Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Freeport, IL, USA

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

19 (H), 4.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4461A-C

Places

Illinois (United States)