Magnalite pot used by Chef Leah Chase at Dooky Chase restaurant

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Manufactured by
World Kitchen, LLC, American, founded 1998
Used by
Chase, Leah, American, born 1923
Dooky Chase's Restaurant, founded 1941
Medium
aluminum , metal
Dimensions
6 × 9 3/4 × 8 in. (15.2 × 24.8 × 20.3 cm)
Type
pots
Place used
Tremé, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date
after 2001
Description
A 3-quart "Magnalite Classic"-brand pot manufactured by World Kitchen, LLC. The pot and handles are single-piece cast aluminum. The lid is from the same material excepting the handle. The bottom of the pot reads [Magnalite® / CLASSIC / 3Qt./2.8L / Made in China / R01j].
Topic
African American
Cooking and dining
Foodways
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dooky Chase's Restaurant and Chef Leah Chase
Object number
2015.128.1ab
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Tools and Equipment-Culinary
Exhibition
Cultural Expressions
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture