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Bell Metal Pot with Three Legs and Long Handle

1991.136 (RS21041)

Description

Bell metal pot; three straight legs; long handle with inscription.

Details

Maker
Langworthy, Lawrence, d. 1739 (Maker)
Date
1730
Inscriptions
Cast in handle: "L. LANGWORTHY - 1730" (Molded)
Location of origin
Newport, RI, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
bell metal
casting (process)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
bell metal
Cast
casting (process)
cookware
Saucepan
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
6 x 16 1/2 x 7 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.136
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2125

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