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Sugar Bucket (Firkin)

Sugar Bucket (Firkin)

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Object Name
bucket, covered
date made
1840 - 1870
place made
United States: New England
United States: Massachusetts, Hingham
place used
United States: New Hampshire
place collected
United States: New Hampshire, Hollis
Physical Description
cedar, white (staves; top; bottom material)
ash (hoops; cover sides material)
copper (rivets material)
paint (exterior finish material)
overall: 11 1/8 in x 13 in x 12 3/8 in; 28.2575 cm x 33.02 cm x 31.4325 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Daily Life
Food Culture
Household Tools and Equipment
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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