Plunger Style Drink Mixer

Description
Plunger style drink mixer: "Toddy Mixer". Cylindrical glass container, with measurements in ounces and cups embossed down front side. Bottom is embossed with man's head, wearing chef hat with the word "TODDY" on the front, underneath man is embossed: "A MEAL IN A GLASS" and the number 2. Mixing apparatus comprised of circular concave piece of metal with long thin notches punched around center, attached to thin metal shaft which protrudes through hole in curved metal lid and has green painted wood handle, curved to fit hand. Metal lid fits tight over top lip of glass, and is embossed on top: "TODDY MIXER/TAKES TEN SECONDS". Sticker on bottom of glass has "419" handwritten on it.
Maker is Toddy, Inc. of Buffalo, New York.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
mixer, toddy
date made
1925-1935
Physical Description
glass (container material)
metal (overall material)
wood (handle material)
steel (overall material)
aluminum (cover material)
Measurements
overall: 10 in x 3 1/8 in; 25.4 cm x 7.9375 cm
place made
United States
United States: New York, Buffalo
place used
United States: Ohio, Columbus
ID Number
DL*322793.19
catalog number
76-FT-01.1052
accession number
322793
collector/donor number
419
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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