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Coffee mill

Object Number: 
1951.479
Medium: 
Iron, wood, sheet metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 × 6 1/4 × 9 in. (17.8 × 15.9 × 22.9 cm)
Marks: 
inscriptions: plate on front: "Wilson's Improved / Patent / Coffee-Mill"
Description: 
Coffee mill made of metal hopper with handle affixed to wooden board. Hopper has metal plaque and has a lid (missing).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group