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Three-legged pot

1949.718 (RS119829)

Description

Black-painted body rests on splayed "peg" legs. Flat circular body with straight sides flares outward. Flat handle projects from side; underside rounded with triangular support at join to body. Top of handle ribbed with "HP" cast in relief.

Details

Maker
HP (Maker)
Date
1700-1799
Inscriptions
Cast in relief in top of handle: HP
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
cookware
Iron
iron (metal)
Painted
painting (coating)
POT
pots (containers)
Slip Cast
Dimensions
7.125 x 16.75 (HxW), 8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.718
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8004

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