Coffee Mill

Coffee Mill

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Object Name
mill, coffee
Other Terms
Coffee Mill; Kitchen Utensils
date made
1848 - 1870
place made
United States: Connecticut, Southington
place used
United States: Maine, Hampden Highlands
Physical Description
iron, tinned sheet (hopper; lid material)
brass, gilt (maker's tag material)
iron, cast (grinder shell; crank handle material)
steel (grinder material)
beech or maple (backboard; grip material)
paint (backboard material)
overall: 6 1/8 in x 9 1/2 in x 7 in; 15.5575 cm x 24.13 cm x 17.78 cm
backboard: 5 5/8 in x 8 in x 3/4 in; 14.2875 cm x 20.32 cm x 1.905 cm
hopper opening: 4 in x 1 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Mrs. Llewellyn N. (Caroline H.) Edwards
Household Tools and Equipment
Coffee Drinking
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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