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Coffeepot

Coffeepot

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Description
Two-part conical pot with a tapered, crooked spout reinforced by a scroll-ended, curved strap support. Body is made of two cones attached at their tips; smaller top is covered by a low-domed, hinged lid with overhanging plain edge topped by an oval strap handle. Soft-soldered lapped seams. Flat bottom with folded edges. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coffeepot
date made
late 19th century
place made
United States
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
tin (overall material)
iron wire (rims material)
Measurements
overall: 11 3/8 in x 8 in x 5 1/2 in; 28.8925 cm x 20.32 cm x 13.97 cm
ID Number
DL.257491.0005
catalog number
257491.0005
accession number
257491
Credit Line
Gift of Kenneth E. Jewett
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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