Berlin Saucepan and Cover

Berlin Saucepan and Cover

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Description
Small, bulging, circular body with molded rim, flat bottom, and long wooden handle attached to a tapered socket with heart-shaped pad triple-riveted to body; interior tinned originally. Hollow cast with seam around middle and single gate mark across center of bottom underside; cast-in marks "N\o. 2 / BALDWIN / 1 ½ PINTS" in incuse serif letters on underside. Low-domed cover with bracket strap handle riveted in place and outside edge folded over lapped and riveted collar; "6" or "9" stamped incuse at center inside.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cover, saucepan
saucepan
date made
1825 - 1850
place made
United Kingdom: England, Stourport
Associated Place
United States: Middle Atlantic
Physical Description
iron, cast (overall material)
iron, wrought (socket material)
wood (handle material)
iron, tinned sheet (cover material)
Measurements
overall: 15 5/8 in x 13 1/2 in x 5 in; 39.6875 cm x 34.29 cm x 12.7 cm
ID Number
DL.62.0237
catalog number
62.0237
accession number
239502
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Ivor Cornman
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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