Pot

Pot

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Downloads
Description
Hemispherical pot or kettle on three, conical feet with a wire bail handle looped through arched tabs atop its rolled rim; interior lip; pivoting scraper or stirrer mounted inside. Hollow cast with a single, narrow gate mark on bottom exterior. No additional marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pot
date made
late 19th century
place made
Russia
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
iron, cast (kettle material)
iron, wrought (scraper material)
Measurements
overall: 7 5/8 in x 9 in x 8 3/8 in; 19.3675 cm x 22.86 cm x 21.2725 cm
ID Number
DL.289434
catalog number
289434
accession number
59128
See more items in
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Comments

Add a comment about this object