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Large Iron Hanging Pot

​Large iron pot with 3 legs - for hanging.

Object number: 1932.23.1

Dimensions: 8-5/8” high, 10-3?8 ” diameter

Estimated age: 19th century.

What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…