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    Posted 4 years ago

    Nursekent
    (7 items)

    Primitive handmade copper container, measures
    6 3/4" x 4". Has a removable lid. Found at a home auction in New Haven, Kentucky. I was told that it may be a lamp oil can. I thought it was really interesting, I like primitives. What do you all think?

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    1. bobby725 bobby725, 4 years ago
      looks like a replica of an old still.
    2. Nursekent Nursekent, 4 years ago
      I thought about that also. It does look like a still. I cleaned off black soot on the bottom. Looked like it sat on a open flame.
    3. Onedtent, 4 years ago
      Still. (moonshine etc)

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