Engine part on wood stand
Overall: 2 x 4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 5.1 x 10.2 x 4.4 cm )
engraved: on cup exterior: "ONEIDA"
Oval cast brass grease cup with central hole that is threaded on the exterior and four holes which may have been used to attach a lid to the cup; later engraved name on cup exterior.
This grease cup is from the steamboat the 'Oneida' (formerly the 'Catherine'); this steamboat was also known as the 'Statue of Liberty' cup.
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.