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Object ID 2008.017.004
Object Name Steamer
Collection Household/Domestic
Credit line DHS Purchase
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1920
Makers mark Hopkins & Melveney
Description Four-part stacking tin steamer with copper base; comes apart into four separate segments, each with two thin metal handles at opposite ends; top-most part has a lid; bottom-most part has a spout on one side for pouring in water.
Dimensions H-20.5 Dia-8.75 inches
Provenance Collected by Jim Taylor; used by his mother to make dumplings & apples
Subjects Cookery
Pots & pans
Search Terms Steamers
Cookware
Pots & Pans
Twentieth Century
Material Tin; Copper