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Brass kettle

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Description Large black brass kettle has a rolled rim and a pair of brackets with metal rivets and holes through which a bail handle is inserted. Body of kettle has numerous small dents and one large dent. Bottom exterior is engraved "THE AMERICAN BRASS KETTLE MANUFACTURERS" and "3". Interior is corroded to a greenish brown. Exterior is black.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 11 1/4 inches height
17 1/2 inches diameter
Nomenclature Kettle (vessel)
Creation Made by: American Brass Kettle Manufacturers
Subjects Cookery.
Fur trade.
Household. Cookware
Trade & Industry. Major Industry. Fur Trade
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1875 - Not later than 1900

Notes Forms part of Jeannette O. and Harry D. Ayer Ojibwe Collection.
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 10000.1391
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