Accession number: 2020.011.001
Date: 1955 – 2019
Measurements: 24cm L x 24cm W x 30.5cm H
Narrative: Container for holding kitchen implements of Rita (nee McPhee) Ross (b. Oct 6 1924 Pendleton, Ontario; d Jun 6 2019, Antigonish County). She was married to Sandy Ross and they had two children and were longtime residents of Hillcrest St, Antigonish. She was very well known locally for her baking and decorating of wedding cakes and other fancy sweets, squares and cookies. A long time member of the St Martha's Hospital Auxiliary, she volunteered with that organization, St Ninian's Cathedral Parish, CWL and others.
Description: Square box with cylindrical middle; mounted on swivel base; homemade
History of Use: Storage container for kitchen tools and implements; contains block for knives