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Teakettle

1991.138 (RS21044)

Description

Globular cast iron with large spout and handle; cover has screw-on brass knob; three tiny legs, marked.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Inscriptions
See accession file for sketch of cast mark below handle (eagle and tree branch or spray).
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Cast
casting (process)
cookware
Iron
iron (metal)
Teakettle
teakettles
Dimensions
8 x 11 x 13 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.138
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2127

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