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Coffee grinder
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Details

Object ID 000238

Object Name Coffee grinder

Object Desc Fairbanks Morse & Co. coffee grinder. Red grinder with blue interior of the wheels. Gold eagle on top with a white knob. Has a drawer at the base with a white knob. On each interior part of wheel "Fairbank Morse & Co. Chicago"

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000104

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Coffee/Tea

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords grinders,Fairbanks Morse & Co.,coffee,mills,


Title Coffee grinder

Description Fairbanks Morse & Co. coffee grinder. Red grinder with blue interior of the wheels. Gold eagle on top with a white knob. Has a drawer at the base with a white knob.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 21

Length 14.5

Width 6

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details The diameter of the wheels is 12 inches. The base of the grinder is 8.5 inches by 9 inches.

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Fairbank Morse & Co.

Maker Details Fairbank Morse and Co. founded by Thaddeau Fairbank. Fairbank Morse and Co. was established in 1885 with the merging of Eclipse Windmill Co. and Williams Engine Works in Chicago, IL. The first company to successufully market the gas engine in the United States in 1893.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY000104

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 9,2013

Summary Good

Assessor MacKenzie Sims

Notes Some dust accumulation predominately on the wooden base. Some chipped paint on the wheels and paint chips on the left corner of the drawer.


Events

Date FEB 9,2013

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date FEB 9,2013

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit from H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

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