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Copper Teakettle with Brass Knop

1991.483 (RS21523)

Description

Copper teakettle; A-shaped bail handle held by tall plates extending from semi-bulbous body; gooseneck spout and stepped round cover; brass, urn-shaped knop; dovetail construction.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1820
Inscriptions
Stamped on the handle is the number: 4 .
Location of origin
Holland
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Copper
copper (metal)
TEAKETTLE
teakettles
Dimensions
8 x 8 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.483
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2458

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