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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
Search Terms Food
Food storage
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS