An antique, patinated brass bucket or kettle with rolled rim and riveted iron bail handle. Would make a lovely planter or farmhouse kitchen or fireplace accessory.
Hiram Washington Hayden (American, 1819-1904) | Waterbury Brass Company (Waterbury, CT, founded 1845)
Stamped (bottom): H.W. Hayden's / Patent / Dec. 16, 18.. / Extended Dec. 15 1866 / Reissued Feb 18, 1868 / Manufactured / by the / Waterbury Brass Co.
Late 19th century
Width 12 Depth 10.75 Height 7.25/13 inches