Large, conical coffeepot with a high-domed, flared-edge, hinged lid topped by cast and applied oak leaves and a spurred, bead-decorated, S curve cast handle with conical sockets soft-soldered opposite the cast S curve spout at the vertical folded seam. Body has single raised beads near rim and base and is perforated at spout. Slightly concave, attached bottom has a rolled edge and foot ring. No marks.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
late 19th or early 20th century
Physical Description
iron (body material)
tin (body material)
britannia or pewter (lid; handle; spout; cast elements material)
overall: 10 3/8 in x 10 1/2 in x 6 3/8 in; 26.3525 cm x 26.67 cm x 16.1925 cm
place made
United States
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catalog number
accession number
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Group 1
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Kenneth E. Jewett
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