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Object Name Pail, Dinner
Catalog Number 1991.20.76
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Tinplate
Dimensions H-7.75 Dia-6.25 inches
Description This is a tinplate pail with a wire reinforced brim and bottom. There are three raised beads around the circumference of the bucket and a raised circle on the bottom. There is a wire handle wrapped through ears riveted to the sides. There is a flattened edge on lid and a swivel wire handle on lid (in the center) inserted through a slot and secured by fold down tin tab.
Collection Waveland State Historic Site Collection
Subjects Lunch breaks
Lunchrooms
Pails
Meals
Tinsmithing
Search Terms Food
Food storage
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS