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Catalog Number 1988.30.32.2
Object Name Can, Milk
Title Silverwood's Milk Can
Date Circa 1925
Year Range from 1920
Year Range to 1930
Description .1 -Round silver milk can with horizontal handle near top. Ht.41cm. Diameter of bottom: 20cm. "SILV. GUELPH" engraved horizontally around the middle of the can. To hold milk & used by Silverwood's Dairy, Guelph. Estimated date c.1925. Galvanized Steel.
.2 Lid. Deep lid with flanged edge. Flat handle across it. Ht. 5cm. Diameter: 15cm.
Condition poor: Evidence of oxidation, dirt. There is a dent just below "Silv. Guelph." There is a hole in the bottom of the can. The interior of can is rusty and very dirty.
Artist Silverwood' Dairy, Guelph, Ontario
Search Terms Silverwood Dairies Limited
Subjects MANUFACTURING AND TRADES
AGRICULTURE - PROCESSING/PRODUCTION
Dimensions H-16.142 Dia-7.874 Cir-25.197 inches