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

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

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