Antique Dry Measures 1 Qt and 2 Qt Galvanized Metal Containers Set of 2

Antique Dry Measures 1 Qt and 2 Qt Galvanized Metal Containers Set of 2

Regular price $55.00


Description:   During the earlier years, buckets or metal containers similar to this one were common for measuring dry ingredients such as flour or grain.  This set of two; 1 quart and a 2 quart, fit nicely within each other for storage.  A pair which could have many additional uses.

Note:  Refer to "Condition" for additional information.

Additional Uses:  Bathroom accent for washcloths or as planters. 

Circa:  Late 1800’s – Early 1900’s

2 Quart:  Diameter:  7" - 7 ¼” (out-of-round), Height: 3 3/4"
1 Quart:  Diameter:  5 1/2" - 5 5/8", Height:  3”                                                             

Product Weight:  1 pound 3 ounces (pair)

Color:  Gray

Primary Material:  Galvanized Metal

Maker:  Uncertain - Most likely NESCO

2 Quart:  N.Y.C. D.2, 2 qts. Dry (embossed on inside), SEALED (stenciled print on side)
1 Quart:  1 qt. Dry (embossed lettering inside base), APPRD. D2 (embossed on side)

Origin:   United States

Condition: Previously owned - used.  Condition is consistent with age and normal use.  No holes.  No labels.  2 Quart is slightly out-of-round from age and use.  Inside base shows wear and discoloration.  1 Quart has a slightly darker patina surface.  Label and most of red bands are worn off..

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