Berlin Saucepan

Description:

Bulging, circular body with vertical rim, flat bottom, and long wooden handle attached to a tapered socket fitted over and single-riveted through an integrally cast extension with triangular pad; white enameled interior. Hollow cast with seam around middle and single gate mark across center of bottom underside; cast-in marks "CR[E]SSO[N]" and "1 qt (curved)" in incuse sans serif letters at perimeter on underside. No cover.

Date Made: ca 1850 - 1870

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, PhiladelphiaPlace Used: United States: Massachusetts, Templeton

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Domestic Furnishings

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Credit Line: Gift of Miss Deborah M. Russell

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.381467Catalog Number: 381467Accession Number: 157874

Object Name: saucepan

Physical Description: iron, cast (overall material)enamel (interior material)iron, sheet (socket material)wood (handle material)Measurements: overall: 17 1/2 in x 23 in x 5 3/4 in; 44.45 cm x 58.42 cm x 14.605 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-fb5e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_305521

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