Food strainer

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-25044

Description

Undecorated gray sheet metal w/ traces of black paint. Shallow circular head w/ straight sides canting out to a circular mouth w/ rolled-under lip. Flat bottom pierced as a strainer. Elongated handle w/ molded rat-tail decoration in center, terminating in a rounded end w/ oval piercing for hanging.

Details

Descriptive Terms

strainers (culinary tools)
cookware
iron (metal)
tinning
Unidentified Metal
Tinned
STRAINER

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.300