Pot

Description
Tall, cylindrical pot with two arched strap or lug handles and a molded cover with arched, molded strap handle. Pot made in three pieces, the body has two vertical folded seams, and the flat bottom has a folded edge; lug handles are soft-soldered below the wire-rolled rim at seams. Cover has an overhanging folded edge and soft-soldered lapped-seam collar. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pot
date made
late 19th or early 20th century
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
tin (overall material)
iron wire (rims material)
Measurements
overall: 9 1/2 in x 11 1/4 in x 8 5/8 in; 24.13 cm x 28.575 cm x 21.9075 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
DL*257491.0084
catalog number
257491.0084
accession number
257491
subject
Domestic Furnishings
Group 1
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Group 1
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Kenneth E. Jewett
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