Plunger Style Drink Mixer

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.
Currently not on view
Object Name
mixer, toddy
date made
Physical Description
glass (container material)
metal (overall material)
wood (handle material)
steel (overall material)
aluminum (cover material)
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
catalog number
accession number
collector/donor number
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Eloise Green
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