Hanging Kettle

Hanging Kettle

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Square-rimmed, hemispherical bowl on four, close-set, pointed-oval feet with a wire bail handle looped around arched ears extending out and up from rim and a horizontal tab or assist handle cast "2" on top between them. Hollow cast with single gate mark on bottom underside. Thin layer of enameling remains on interior below lip.
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Object Name
date made
early 19th century
1860 - 1880
place made
United States
Physical Description
iron, cast (overall material)
enamel (interior material)
iron, wire (handle material)
overall: 5 1/4 in x 10 1/8 in x 10 1/4 in; 13.335 cm x 25.7175 cm x 26.035 cm
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catalog number
accession number
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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