Hot Water Can

Description
Irregularly shaped, cylindrical container with sunken ends and alternating convex and concave bands for body; one end has threaded opening with handled cap. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
can, hot water
date made
ca 1720
Physical Description
metal, tin (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 24.765 cm x 8.89 cm
place made
United States: Maryland, Riverdale
place used
United States: Maryland, Riverdale
ID Number
DL*372237
catalog number
372237
accession number
132469
subject
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Walter Hough
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