Dish Cover

Description
Circular, wire mesh or cloth dome with a black-japanned band around the bottom edge, and a bowl- or vase-shaped wooden knop attached at top along with stamped rosettes on either side of mesh. No marks. Band bent and misshapen; sections of wire mesh are no longer attached to it.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cover, dish
date made
ca 1900
Physical Description
iron wire (overall material)
iron (band; rosettes material)
tin (band; rosettes material)
paint (exterior decoration material)
wood (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 6 3/4 in x 10 7/8 in; 17.145 cm x 27.6225 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
DL*67.0750
catalog number
67.0750
accession number
271433
See more items in
Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Group 1
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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