Coffee Mill

Coffee Mill

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Object Name
Candleholder, Traveling
mill, coffee
Object Type
date made
ca 1850
ca 1900
place made
United States: United States, Eastern
place used
United States: California
Physical Description
iron, tinned sheet (hopper; lid material)
iron, cast (grinder shell; crank handle material)
steel (grinder material)
wood (backboard; grip material)
overall: 9 1/4 in x 10 in x 5 3/4 in; 23.495 cm x 25.4 cm x 14.605 cm
backboard: 7 5/8 in x 10 in x 3/4 in; 19.3675 cm x 25.4 cm x 1.905 cm
hopper opening: 6 in x 1 3/4 in; 15.24 cm x 4.445 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Household Tools and Equipment
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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