Conical coffeepot with a low-domed, hinged lid topped by a small scroll opposite the tapered strap side handle, which is perpendicular to the straight, tapered spout; a strap assist or lifting handle is soft-soldered opposite the spout near bottom. Body is perforated at spout and has a molded band below rim and one vertical folded seam. Soft-soldered lapped-seam spout; flat bottom with folded edge. No marks.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
1850 - 1900
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
tin (overall material)
iron wire (rims material)
overall: 9 7/8 in x 9 in x 8 1/4 in; 25.0825 cm x 22.86 cm x 20.955 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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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