Small cooking pot on three, triangular feet with a flared lip, bulbous body and wire bail handle looped around triangular lugs or ears. Hollow cast with four irregularly-spaced fillets, one around rim and three around body, the lowest one is a horizontal seam; two vertical seams on upper half and single gate mark on bottom exterior. No additional marks.

Date Made: 1780-1850late 18th-early 19th century

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: PennsylvaniaUnited States: Maryland

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


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.317836.0005Catalog Number: 317836.0005Accession Number: 317836

Object Name: pot

Physical Description: iron, cast (pot material)iron, wrought (handle material)Measurements: overall: 6 1/4 in x 8 1/4 in x 6 3/4 in; 15.875 cm x 20.955 cm x 17.145 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-1898-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_318647

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