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Coal Bucket

1949.754 (RS119864)

Description

Brass pot with deep well. Rolled-back lip. Copper covering on bottom exterior with copper studs. Brass hooks on two sides of bucket with leaf terminations; wrought iron bail handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1768-1799
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
BUCKET
buckets (vessels)
coal hods
Copper
copper (metal)
Iron
iron (metal)
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
11 x 21 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.754
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7746

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