Food mill

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1825-1875

GUSN

GUSN-25133

Description

Conical iron funnel at top to receive food, on a cylindrical grinding element w/ a shaft and key extending at left side, and a shaft w/ a bowed L-shaped handle at right. Small shaped spout at bottom left to receive bowl for ground food. Mounted to wall w/ peel-shaped plates.

Details

Descriptive Terms

food mills
cookware
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Iron
Slip Cast
MILL

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

16.375 x 9.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1985.196