Spider Skillet

Description:

Skillet on three semicircular legs with a square lip and an integral, tapered, D-section handle chamfered or notched beneath its square end; rounded, tapered sides and flat bottom. Hollow cast with single gate mark on bottom exterior. No additional marks.

Date Made: ca 1800-1840

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States

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

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Credit Line: Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.388247Catalog Number: 388247Accession Number: 182022

Object Name: skillet

Physical Description: iron, cast (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3 7/8 in x 10 1/2 in x 5 5/8 in; 9.8425 cm x 26.67 cm x 14.2875 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-70a3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_316852

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