Small cylindrical pail with wire bail handle and friction-fit, domed cover with wire ring fastened at center. Pail made in two parts, the body has one folded vertical seam and flat bottom has folded edge. Cover has an overhanging folded edge and soft-soldered lappend-seam flange. Handle is looped around two ears riveted beneath the wire-rolled rim of the pail. No marks.

Date Made: 1850 - 1925

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States

Subject: ToysChildren


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Credit Line: Kenneth E. Jewett

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.251349.0044Catalog Number: 251349.0044Accession Number: 251349

Object Name: pail

Physical Description: iron (overall material)tin (overall material)iron wire (rim, handle material)Measurements: overall: 3 3/4 in x 3 3/4 in; 9.525 cm x 9.525 cm


Record Id: nmah_310882

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