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Crucible

Description

Pear shaped body with spout and raised foot ring. Socket of side mounted handle riveted with heart shaped brace to mid-body. Swell turned wood handle fitted into socket.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1820
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
cast iron
hardwood
Object type
Chemical T&E
Descriptive terms
cast iron
Crucible
crucibles
hardwood
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
13 5/8 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.432
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
254999

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