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The Crock Pot is constructed from copper sheet and wire with a painted exterior. Carefully constructed in my studio using sheet metal and wire these appliances are not found objects.   © 1983

Clear glass Pyrex lid. 
The dial and lettering on the outside is pierced from sterling silver. It says: Consomme, Consummate, Consumed.

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This Crock Pot holds deep social commentary. In the years since I made it, the messages are more powerful than ever.

Interior of Crock Pot contains "picture perfect" chrome dinette set and a catalog for better living, which is shown below. 

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7" height x 12" width open x 8" diameter closed 

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