Miniature Skillet

Miniature Skillet

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Miniature cast iron skillet on three legs. Circular bowl with rounded bottom, sitting on three tapered legs. Thin, tapered handle on one side, flattened on top, now broken off. No mark.
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Object Name
skillet, miniature
date made
ca 1850-1920
place made
United States
Physical Description
cast iron (overall material)
overall, skillet: 1 7/8 in x 3 5/8 in; 4.7625 cm x 9.2075 cm
overall, handle: 1/2 in x 3 5/8 in x 1 in; 1.27 cm x 9.2075 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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