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1986.118 (RS24842)

Description

A circular hinged copper pan with a punched decoration of a rooster and leafy devices, on a baluster turned handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1820
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
maple (wood)
punching (surface marking technique)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Copper
copper (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Maple
maple (wood)
pans (containers)
Punched
punching (surface marking technique)
red jungle fowl
Rooster
Turned
turning (shaping process)
WARMER, BED
Dimensions
40 x 11.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.118
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50667

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