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Object ID 003598

Object Name Magikitch'n grand prize sifter

Object Desc Silver metal sifter with yellow wooden handle and two metal lid (one on top, one on bottom). Paper label states it is a MagiKitch'n Grand Prize Sifter.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003218a-c

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Household Items


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Hardware Store

Object Date 1924

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords cooking,sifter,Magikitch'n,Ernest Reich & Company,

Title Magikitch'n grand prize sifter

Description Silver metal sifter (3218c) with yellow painted wooden handle and two removable lids (3218a-b). Sifter has paper label with yellow and black printing. Label states it is a MagiKitch'n grand prize sifter, patented Feb. 5, 1924, and has other patents pending. Also has the image of a genie. Back side of label has instructions for use, Good Housekeeping Institute approval, and company information.


Approx Collection Date

Height 6.75

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 6

Circumference 18.75

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details diameter and circumfrence do not include the handle.

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Ernest Reich & Co.

Maker Details Located at 7621 Greenview Ave., Chicago. Patented Febuary 5, 1924.

Maker Mark Genie.


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Image Caption CMY3218



Date SEP 11,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes The lid has discoloration along the lid. The label is torn in one section. The label is also discolored.