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
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 4, Shelf 6
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
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details Includes lid and base.
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.
Date JUN 20,2014
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