Skillet

Skillet

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Description
Skillet or spider on three, wide set, semicircular, splayed legs with an integral, tapered, D-section handle chamfered or notched beneath its rounded end; hemispherical bowl. Hollow cast but no gate or sprue mark is visible. No additional marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Pot
skillet
date made
ca 1780-1810
place made
United States
Physical Description
iron, cast (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 3/8 in x 10 in x 5 1/4 in; 8.5725 cm x 25.4 cm x 13.335 cm
ID Number
DL.62.0233
catalog number
62.0233
accession number
239502
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Ivor Cornman
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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