Pot

Pot

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Description
Banded-lip pot on three, ribbed feet with a forged bail handle looped around triangular lugs or ears; shallow interior lip, tapered rim and sides and rounded bottom. Hollow cast with a quarter-round bead or fillet below rim and "CARRON" in raised sans serif letters at an angle once on body; circular sprue mark on bottom exterior.
Maker is Carron Co., founded by John Roebuck, Samuel Garbett, William Cadell in 1759 along the Carron River in Falkirk, Scotland.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pot
date made
1760-1830
late 18th-early 19th century
place made
United Kingdom: Scotland, Carron
United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
iron, cast (kettle material)
iron, wrought (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 6 5/8 in x 9 5/8 in x 8 in; 16.8275 cm x 24.4475 cm x 20.32 cm
ID Number
1982.0090.73
accession number
1982.0090
catalog number
1982.0090.73
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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