Tin Cream Whipper or Egg Beater
1890's "Fries" brand.Great old patina, clean, turns freely, wood handle. "Fries" manufacturer's mark on side. We just love the look of this piece. Perfect for the vintage kitchen or as an art piece anywhere in the home. Inside the tub are 4 three-wire beaters. Original galvanized tin construction which has a beautiful patina.
Fries tinware was a popular manufacturer of tin kitchen accessories, many of them ingenious designs indispensable to the kitchens of the mid 1800s and early 1900s. The Fries name is impressed upon the handle of a wide variety of culinary devices, including tin kitchen pudding molds, cookie cutters, pierced tin pie keepers, and this extremely clever cream whipper or egg beater.