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Teakettle

1998.766A-E (RS22908)

Description

Copper teakettle on iron stand w/ gasoline burner; kettle round w/ tapered base and black grip on handle and black knob on lid; gas burner w/ long black handle horizontally outstretched; iron stand w/ 3 scrolled arms and 3 curled feet.

Details

Maker
S. Sternau & Co. (Maker)
Date
1896-1920
Inscriptions
Imprinted stamp on bottom of kettle: ""S/ S & Co/ TRADEMARK""
Location of origin
Brooklyn & NYC, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
copper (metal)
iron (metal)
molding (forming)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
cookware
Copper
copper (metal)
Iron
iron (metal)
Molded
molding (forming)
Slip Cast
TEAKETTLE
teakettles
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
8.375 x 7.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.766A-E
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22128
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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