Vintage WearEver No. 578 Tall TAC U Co. Aluminum Trade Mark Made in USA. This is what I believe to be a milk pail. The brass ring in the top of the pail comes out to wrap a cheese cloth around for a strainer. Wood handle has no splits or cracks. The black paint if mostly off the wood handle. Overall condition is very good with the pail. Pail measures 10 inches diameter on the base; 13 inches tall; 15 inches tall to the top of the handle. Weight is nearly 5 pounds.Seller prefers PayPal! I am 100% certain t will be no problems on my end of the deal, so I will leave you positive feedback once the item is paid in full. You are the customer, and I will allow you to control the deal, as long as it is not too outrageous, and you keep me informed along the way. Recently, t have been a rash of non-payers. Please do not bid or make offers on items if you do not intend to pay for the item. I prefer to ship U.S.P.S. Priority Mail or First Class International, however I reserve the right to use other shipping services based upon final destination and total weight of item shipped. I combine shipping based upon total weight and destination, so if you are purchasing multiple items, inform me in advance so I can send you the correct invoice. Buyer of this auction item agrees to pay for this auction item, and pay shipping charges within 4 business days of the end of this auction, unless you have some difficult problem, and you notify me in advance. After 4 days of non-payment of the item, I place the item in ebay's dispute console, w ebay will give you a negative strike. If you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, I will refund 100% of your purchase payment. That is Satisfaction Guaranteed, with no exception. After receiving an item, if you are unhappy, please contact me immediately BEFORE LEAVING ANY FEEDBACK. I promise to resolve the issue! I am very easy to contact via telephone or using ebay's "MY MESSAGES." Check out other items at our ebay store /Above-and-Beyond-Collectibles, or go directly to for more very unique antiques, collectibles, old antique & vintage tools, and other auction items. Be sure to add this ebay store to your favorites list.