Rotary Food Mixer

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Description
Rotary bowl beater or food mixer. Four-bladed mixing end, with thin metal shaft, connected to cog wheels encased within lid, which screws onto top of spherical jar. Small, unpainted wooden handle on top of jar turns encased cog wheels for mixing action. Glass jar has bubble motif on bottom sides. Top of lid with mechanics inside is enameled black. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1930-1940
place made
United States
place used
United States: Ohio, Columbus
Physical Description
glass (container material)
metal (lid material)
wood (handle material)
steel (lid material)
Measurements
overall: 5 1/8 in x 3 5/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 9.2075 cm
ID Number
DL.322793.12
catalog number
76-FT-01.1045
accession number
322793
collector/donor number
412
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Eloise Green
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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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