"Juvenile" Toy Coffee Mill

"Juvenile" Toy Coffee Mill

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Currently not on view
Object Name
mill, coffee, toy
Other Terms
Coffee Mill; Kitchen Utensils
date made
late 19th century
1910 - 1920
Arcade Manufacturing Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Freeport
place used
United States: New Mexico, Albuquerque
Physical Description
iron, cast (hopper; grinder; crank handle; hardware; drawer knob material)
paint (hopper; crank handle; drawer knob material)
pine (box top, bottom and back material)
paper (label material)
ink (label material)
oak (drawer material)
overall: 6 7/8 in x 5 5/8 in x 4 in; 17.4625 cm x 14.2875 cm x 10.16 cm
box (height includes top): 3 in x 3 7/8 in x 3 7/8 in; 7.62 cm x 9.8425 cm x 9.8425 cm
hopper opening: 3 1/8 in; 7.9375 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. F. S. Elmore
Household Tools and Equipment
See more items in
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

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.


Add a comment about this object