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Object ID 002547

Object Name Carnation Malted Milk shaker

Object Desc Aluminium canister and lid for mixing malted milk produced by Carnation. White base with measurements on side and red removable lid.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002158a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Dairy


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 4, Shelf 6

Object Date

Start Year Range 1950s

End Year Range 1960s

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Carnation Company,malted milk,mixers,beverages,

Title Carnation Malted Milk shaker

Description Aluminium canister and lid for Carnation Malted Milk. A: canister has gradiated sides with embossed measurement. Exterior is painted white and interior is unfinished. B: Lid exterior is painted red and interior is unfinished Slight lip at base of lid to fit over canister. At top is embossed text "Carnation / Malted Milk"


Approx Collection Date

Height 7

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 3.25

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Includes lid and base.

Quantity 0

Material Aluminium


Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Carnation Company

Maker Details E. A. Stuart founded the company in 1899. In 1911, he purchased a dairy storage facility in Chilton, WI. In 1985, Nestle purchased the Carnation Company.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2158a-b



Date JUN 20,2014

Summary fair

Assessor BN

Notes Does not sit stable. Overall, piece has stratches on exterior and interior and areas of subsequent paint loss. A: Wear along top edge from the lid. Scratches on exterior especially on ribbed edges. Red and blue marks throughout exterior. On back there are brown stains. Dents along bottom edge. On interior, bottom is scratched. Staining on sides of interior. B: Painted is chipped throughout on exterior of lid. Dark accretions on top. Along lower edge at from and around looks like possible paint touch ups. Small dents along top edges. On interior there is significant wear and scratches from the base. Scratches on interior throughout. Red stains on right side.


Date JUN 20,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 6 from Room 7, Shelf 7 - automatic entry by admin