Torpedo minnow bucket

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Titles Torpedo minnow bucket
Description Galvanized sheet-iron minnow bucket made in the form of a torpedo. It has a cylindrical body with a rounded conical top, a wire bail-type handle and four fins serving as a base. A hinged, spring-loaded door gives access to the interior and perforations on the back allow water to circulate. An oval engraving below the door reads, "TORPEDO / MINNOW BUCKET / PAT. PENDING / MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. / WARREN MFG. CO."
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 20 inches height
11 inches width (base)
11 inches depth (base)
Nomenclature bucket (vessel)
Materials iron (metal)
Creation Made by: Warren Manufacturing Company
Made in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Fishing--Equipment and supplies.
Sports & Recreation. Fishing
Dates Creation: Approximately 1935
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1988.211.2 (Accession Number)

User Comments

  • Daniel OBryon on January 25, 2017 03:24:36 PM
    I have this torpedo minnow bucket in the exact condition as the photo. It has never been used. I appreciate the information.
  • Ross Mayer on May 6, 2017 08:52:18 PM
    I have one of the torpedo minnow buckets, used , some paint chips. Thanks for the info

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