Teakettle

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1820-1880

GUSN

GUSN-51136

Description

The kettle has a flattened, ovoid chamfer-sided swing handle attached to projecting tabs. It has an slightly domed, circular lid with a brass mushroom-shaped finial. It has sloping shoulders, a tapering, cylindrical base and goose neck spout.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teakettles
cookware
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
Brass
Copper
TEAKETTLE

Inscription

Impressed on the handle is a circular motif, circling around it is: EXA.MASTER. Some initials in the circle are illegible.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1986.799A,B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

12 x 13 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.799AB