Food strainer

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-25045

Description

Undecorated gray-silver colored sheet metal w/ soldered seams. Circular body w/ straight sides canting outward to a rolled-under lip. Flat circular bottom is pierced grid forming strainer w/ a shallow cylindrical base w/ folded-over edge. Cylindrical elongated handle terminating in a flattened ring for hanging.

Details

Descriptive Terms

strainers (culinary tools)
cookware
tin (metal)
Tin
STRAINER

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

3.875 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1985.301