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This metal pot, used for making guava paste and other sweets at home, was acquired in Rio Piedras in 1953.
Description (Spanish)
Esta olla de metal, empleada para preparar pasta de guayaba y otros dulces caseros, fue adquirida en Río Piedras en 1953.
Currently not on view
Object Name
Date made
20th century
Place Made
Puerto Rico
Physical Description
metal alloy (overall material)
overall: 15 cm x 33.2 cm x 26.5 cm; 5 7/8 in x 13 1/16 in x 10 7/16 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Teodoro Vidal
Daily Life
Puerto Rico
Household Tools and Equipment
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Cultural and Community Life: Ethnic
Cultures & Communities
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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