Kettle

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1700-1799

GUSN

GUSN-8007

Description

Black-painted with three rounded legs. Circular bulbous body with concentric rings case in relief. Indents slightly before flaring at lip. Two square C-shaped "ear" handles support round C-shaped bail handle. Thin walled overall.

Details

Descriptive Terms

kettles (vessels)
cookware
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
casting (process)
relief (sculpture techniques)
wrought
Iron
Wrought
Painted
Slip Cast
KETTLE

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9.625 (H), 10.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.728