Handleless, cylindrical, japanned flour or sugar shaker with a friction-fit, low-domed, perforated cover stamped as one piece. Body has a soft-soldered lapped seam and flat bottom with folded edge. One-piece stamped cover. No marks.

Date Made: 1865 - 1915

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Domestic Furnishings


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Kenneth E. Jewett

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.251349.0223Catalog Number: 251349.0223Accession Number: 251349

Object Name: dredger

Physical Description: iron (overall material)tin (overall material)asphaltum (exterior decoration material)Measurements: overall: 3 3/4 in x 2 15/16 in; 9.525 cm x 7.46125 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-54df-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_678241

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.