Toddy Shaker

Toddy shaker or drink mixer. Heavy glass jar, molded, textured glass with a man's head embossed on front center: he wears a chef's cap with the word "TODDY" on the front. Embossed under is: "A MEAL IN A GLASS". Bottom of glass is embossed with the letter "B" and number "8", as well as a sticker with "420" handwritten on it. Jar has screw-thread in neck, with attached metal cap. Cap is blue and gold, top printed: "Add Ice/Before/Shaking/TODDY/"A Meal in a Glass"/TODDY INC./BUFFALO/N.Y." Underside of cap has sticker with "420a" handwritten on it.
Maker is Toddy, Inc. of Buffalo, New York.
Currently not on view
Object Name
mixer, toddy
shaker, toddy
date made
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
metal (cap material)
tin-coated steel (cap material)
overall: 9 1/8 in x 3 3/8 in; 23.1775 cm x 8.5725 cm
place made
United States
United States: New York, Buffalo
place used
United States: Ohio, Columbus
ID Number
accession number
collector/donor number
catalog 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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