Coffeepot

Coffeepot

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Description
Conical coffeepot with a low-domed, hinged lid topped by a small scroll opposite the tapered strap side handle, which is perpendicular to the straight, tapered spout; a strap assist or lifting handle is soft-soldered opposite the spout near bottom. Body is perforated at spout and has a molded band below rim and one vertical folded seam. Soft-soldered lapped-seam spout; flat bottom with folded edge. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coffeepot
date made
1850 - 1900
place made
United States
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
tin (overall material)
iron wire (rims material)
Measurements
overall: 9 7/8 in x 9 in x 8 1/4 in; 25.0825 cm x 22.86 cm x 20.955 cm
ID Number
DL.257491.0112
catalog number
257491.112
257491.0112
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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