Incense Boat

Incense Boat

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Description
Lidded, shallow helmet- or boat-shaped ribbed body with narrow pouring lip on a circular, flared base. Conforming, ribbed-border lid has a three-knuckle hinge across center of its width. Small hole pierced through one side of body below rim. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
boat, incense
Physical Description
silver plate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 7/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 7.3025 cm x 13.335 cm x 6.985 cm
ID Number
DL.61.0526
catalog number
61.0526
accession number
235052
Credit Line
Library of Congress
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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