Bell Metal Pot with Three Legs and Long Handle

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1730

GUSN

GUSN-2125

Description

Bell metal pot; three straight legs; long handle with inscription.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cookware
bell metal
casting (process)
Unidentified Metal
Cast
Saucepan

Inscription

Cast in handle: "L. LANGWORTHY - 1730" (Molded)

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Langworthy, Lawrence, d. 1739 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Newport, RI, USA

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

6 x 16 1/2 x 7 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.136

Places

probably
Rhode Island (United States)