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Object Name Coffeepot
Catalog Number 0985.13.00055bb
Description Coffeepot: Tin coffeepot with hinged lid and wicker-wrapped handle. Part of tin mess kit (a-dd).
Material Metal/Tin/Wood
Dimensions H-11.5 inches
Owned Robert E. Lee
Made Japy, France
Provenance Mess kit used by General Lee in his field camp.
People Lee, Robert E.
Subjects Cooking utensils
Cooking
Tinsmithing
Camp life
Camp cookery
blockades (tentative)
blockade running (tentative)