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Teakettle

Teakettle

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Description
Onion-form teakettle with crooked gooseneck spout and cast-in arched ears for the arched, forged wire bail handle; three D-section feet. Hollow cast with horizontal and vertical seams on body and spout with single gate mark on bottom exterior. Raised cast-in mark below back ear of a tree motif with scrolling branches.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
teakettle
date made
19th century
ca 1780-1800
place made
United States
Physical Description
iron, cast (pot material)
iron, wrought (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 5 3/4 in x 12 1/2 in x 9 1/8 in; 14.605 cm x 31.75 cm x 23.1775 cm
ID Number
1982.0090.47
accession number
1982.0090
catalog number
1982.0090.47
Credit Line
Estate of John Paul Remensnyder
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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