Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown maker from Russia
  • samovar, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Russia
  • brass, wood
  • Object Height/Width: 38.7 x 36.9 cm
    Object Height/Width: 15 1/4 x 14 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3779.a,b,c

Brass samovar with wooden handles on either side, and a spigot at the base of the container. It is very simple with no decoration on the outside of the samovar.