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

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