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U001.11.844
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Copper Coal Scuttle, Victorian)
Date (Execution) : unknown
Geographical Origin : unknown
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Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : copper; brass
Support / Technique : cast; assembled
Object Type : coal hods
Visual Description : This coal scuttle looks like a cylindrical can tilted on its side with one end, and half of its side cut out. It is resting on circular base that has a wider diameter at the bottom and becomes smaller towards the top of the base. The base is beveled on the bottom. There is a thick copper handle attached to the top of the scuttle. Inside the scuttle, there is a small comparment in which a small brass-handle shovel sit. The shovel's handle has a design of twisted brass swirls, ending in a rosette.
Accession # : U001.11.844
Width (cm) : 27.80
Height (cm) : 43.50
Depth (cm) : 45.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement :