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This cast iron cauldron was found on the beach below Tantallon Castle, East Lothian, early 1990s and is thought to date from the 17th century. Cauldrons of this type would have been used to cook food over an open fire.
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Date Made
17th Century
l 307mm (l 12 1/16")
w 270mm (w 10 5/8")
h 215mm (h 8 7/16")
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