This item is a part of the 1812 History digitization project. This project was made possible with the support of the Department of Canadian Heritage through the Canadian Culture Online Strategy.
- Media Type
- Copper kettle used during the early 19th century. The kettle is from George Macnoe's estate and was previously owned by a relative in New York who died around the time of the War of 1812.
The copper pot has a removable lid with a handle in the center of the lid and a moveable handle that arches above the pot. Approximately 3 3/4 inches in height and 6 inches in diameter.
There is a blue-green patina on places on the inside and outside of the vessel and the lid, as well as a red coloured corrosion.
- From the estate of George Macnoe, who died in October 1973. The kettle was previously owned by a relative who died in New York in the early 19th cenutry around the time of the War of 1812.
- Date of Original
- early 19th century
Width: 15.2 cm
Height: 9.5 cm
- Language of Item
- Geographic Coverage
Latitude: 43.155355684137 Longitude: -79.1942596435547
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