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Object Name Pail, Dinner
Catalog Number 1989.7.12
Date 1900-1950
Material(s) wood; aluminum; steel;
Dimensions H-14.5 W-9 D-7.5 inches
Description This is a three piece aluminum dinner pail. Part A is the pail. It is cylindrical with three bands circling pail about 3 3/4 in from the base. There are two steel ears riveted to the sides and a steel wire handle with turned wooden grip. There is an inscription in black ink. Part B is the pail insert. It is a cylindrical aluminum insert that fits approximately 2 1/4 into pail. Part C is the lid. It is a round lid with a riveted handle in the top center. It has an etched inscription.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Lunch breaks
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS