Milk can

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-25064

Description

Undecorated gray sheet tin body. Cylindrical body w/ flat botom and soldered seams. Slightly stepped shoulders w/ wide cylindrical neck w/ rolled-under lip. Stamped "RFD 97". Applied strap handle at mouth terminating at shoulder.

Details

Descriptive Terms

milk cans
cookware
tin (metal)
Tin
CAN, MILK

Inscription

See description.

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

5.75 x 4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1985.317