- Cooking pot on three, semicircular feet with a flared lip, bulbous body and forged bail handle looped around triangular lugs or ears; square rim and inner beaded lip. Hollow cast with two fillets around body, the lower one is a horizontal seam; two vertical seams on upper half and single gate mark on bottom exterior. Cast-in mark on side of two concentric circles with "HOWELL WORKS" in raised serif letters placed between them and a raised "2" inside the innermost circle.
- Maker is Howell Works, located in present-day Farmingdale, Monmouth County, NJ. Furnace in operation, 1822-1846; business declared bankruptcy in 1850.
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- date made
- place made
- United States: New Jersey, Farmingdale
- Physical Description
- iron, cast (pot material)
- iron, wrought (handle material)
- overall: 5 3/8 in x 7 1/4 in x 5 3/4 in; 13.6525 cm x 18.415 cm x 14.605 cm
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- accession number
- catalog number
- Credit Line
- Estate of John Paul Remensnyder
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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