Pot

Pot

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Description
Cooking pot on three, semicircular feet with a flared lip, bulbous body and forged bail handle looped around triangular lugs or ears. Hollow cast with three fillets around body, the lower one is a horizontal seam; two vertical seams on upper half and single gate mark on bottom exterior. Partial cast-in mark on side of two dotted surrounds with "SAM[PSON &] TISDALE" in one and "NEW YORK" in the other, both in raised serif letters.
Maker is Sampson & Tisdale of New York, NY; partnership of John Sampson and Samuel F. Tisdale.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pot
date made
ca 1830 - 1840
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
iron, cast (pot material)
iron, wrought (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 5 5/8 in x 7 in x 6 in; 14.2875 cm x 17.78 cm x 15.24 cm
ID Number
1982.0090.79
accession number
1982.0090
catalog number
1982.0090.79
Credit Line
Estate of John Paul Remensnyder
subject
Cooking
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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