Dutch Oven


Dutch oven with an arched-handled, flat-domed cover cast with a grid of dots or spikes on its underside to catch moisture. Flat-bottom pot has a wire bail handle looped around horizontal, E-shaped lugs or ears and a tab assist handle between them. Cover exterior is stamped incuse "LODGE" in sans serif letters and cast with a raised "8"; its underside has raised cast-in mark "W" at center.

Maker is Lodge of South Pittsburg, TN.

Date Made: ca 1900-1920

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Tennessee, South Pittsburg

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Credit Line: Smithsonian Institution

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1992.3069.03Catalog Number: 1992.3069.03Nonaccession Number: 1992.3069

Object Name: oven, Dutch

Physical Description: iron, cast (pot, cover material)Measurements: overall: 6 5/8 in x 12 in x 10 3/4 in x 10 1/4 in; 16.8275 cm x 30.48 cm x 27.305 cm x 26.035 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-dd00-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1147145

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