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Object Name Kettle
Catalog Number 1934.9
Date ca. 1790
Material(s) Iron
Dimensions H-7 W-14 D-11.5 inches
Description This black cast iron kettle or pot is round with straight sides and sits on three legs. It has two handles which are flat at the top.
Notes This kettle was brought to Kentucky by John Hamilton who emigrated to Kentucky from Virginia in 1790. He settled in the area of Boone County.
Collection Judge J. M. Lassing Collection
People Hamilton, John
Subjects Kitchens
Pots & pans
Kettles
Cooking
Cooking utensils
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS