An illustration of a milking pail.

Milking Pail

An illustration of a milking pail.

An illustration of a pan.

Pan

An illustration of a pan.

An illustration of a milk pan.

Milk Pan

An illustration of a milk pan.

Panathenaic amphorae were the large ceramic vessels that contained the oil (some 10 gallons, and 60-70 cms high) given as prizes in the Panathenaic Games. This olive oil came from the sacred grove of Athena at Akademia, the amphorae which held it had the distinctive form of tight handles, narrow neck and feet and decorated in a standard form using the black figure technique.

Panathenaic amphorae

Panathenaic amphorae were the large ceramic vessels that contained the oil (some 10 gallons, and 60-70…

A gas holder is a metallic shell which is open at the bottom (like a bell), the lower edge of which dips into a deep tank of water in order to prevent the contained gas from escaping. The framework may be either of steel or timber -- the latter being preferred for the largest holders.

This illustration shows a partial section of a typical large American gas holder. It is a 5,000,000 cubic foot holder in New York City.

Partial Section of Typical Large American Gas Holder

A gas holder is a metallic shell which is open at the bottom (like a bell), the lower edge of which…

A pipette, half filled with liquid.

Pipette

A pipette, half filled with liquid.

An illustration of pitcher.

Pitcher

An illustration of pitcher.

A container with a spout used for pouring its contents.

Syrup Pitcher

A container with a spout used for pouring its contents.

A large metallic or earthen vessel.

Pot

A large metallic or earthen vessel.

Illustration of a hollow right heptagonal/septagonal prism with regular heptagons/septagons for bases and rectangular faces.

Heptagonal/Septagonal Prism

Illustration of a hollow right heptagonal/septagonal prism with regular heptagons/septagons for bases…

Illustration of a right heptagonal/septagonal prism with regular heptagons/septagons for bases and rectangular faces.

Heptagonal/Septagonal Prism

Illustration of a right heptagonal/septagonal prism with regular heptagons/septagons for bases and rectangular…

Illustration of a right rectangular prism with the height greater than the length and width. The bases are congruent rectangles and the opposite faces are congruent rectangles. The hidden edges are shown.

Right Rectangular Prism

Illustration of a right rectangular prism with the height greater than the length and width. The bases…

Illustration of a right rectangular prism. The bases are congruent rectangles and the opposite faces are congruent rectangles. The hidden edges are shown.

Right Rectangular Prism

Illustration of a right rectangular prism. The bases are congruent rectangles and the opposite faces…

Illustration of a right rectangular prism that is viewed at an angle. The bases are congruent rectangles and the opposite faces are congruent rectangles. The hidden edges are shown.

Right Rectangular Prism

Illustration of a right rectangular prism that is viewed at an angle. The bases are congruent rectangles…

Illustration of a right rectangular prism that is viewed at an angle. The bases are congruent rectangles and the opposite faces are congruent rectangles. The hidden edges are shown.

Right Rectangular Prism

Illustration of a right rectangular prism that is viewed at an angle. The bases are congruent rectangles…

Illustration of a right rectangular prism. The bases are congruent rectangles and the opposite faces are congruent rectangles.

Right Rectangular Prism

Illustration of a right rectangular prism. The bases are congruent rectangles and the opposite faces…

Illustration of a right rectangular prism with the height greater than the length and width. The bases are congruent rectangles and the opposite faces are congruent rectangles.

Right Rectangular Prism

Illustration of a right rectangular prism with the height greater than the length and width. The bases…

Illustration of 2 right rectangular prisms. The bases are congruent, but the height of the smaller prism is one half that of the larger. Hidden edges are shown.

2 Rectangular Prisms

Illustration of 2 right rectangular prisms. The bases are congruent, but the height of the smaller prism…

Illustration of 2 right rectangular prisms. The bases are congruent, but the height of the smaller prism is one half that of the larger.

2 Rectangular Prisms

Illustration of 2 right rectangular prisms. The bases are congruent, but the height of the smaller prism…

Illustration of 4 congruent rectangular prisms placed in the shape of a square. They are arranged to look like they are 3-dimensional rectangular solids coming out of the page.

4 Congruent Rectangular Prisms

Illustration of 4 congruent rectangular prisms placed in the shape of a square. They are arranged to…

A small bag or pouch for carrying money.

Coin Purse

A small bag or pouch for carrying money.

A woman's bag for carrying keys, a wallet, and other personal items; a handbag.

Satchel Purse

A woman's bag for carrying keys, a wallet, and other personal items; a handbag.

Illustration of a right hollow rectangular pyramid that has been cut by a plane parallel to the base. The top section has been removed and the remaining section has been turned upside down. It is known as the frustum of the pyramid. Hidden edges are shown in this drawing.

Frustum Of A Rectangular Pyramid

Illustration of a right hollow rectangular pyramid that has been cut by a plane parallel to the base.…

Popcorn box that is in the shape of a frustum of a rectangular pyramid.

Popcorn Box Frustum Of A Rectangular Pyramid

Popcorn box that is in the shape of a frustum of a rectangular pyramid.

A large metal container used to heat and boil water in.

Samovar

A large metal container used to heat and boil water in.

A shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling salt

Salt Shaker

A shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling salt

A type of door used in a silo.

Iowa Silo

A type of door used in a silo.

Sinks generally have faucets that supply hot and cold water and may include a spray feature to be used for faster rinsing. They also include a drain to remove used water; this drain include a shut off device and an overflow-prevention device.

Generic Bathroom Sink

Sinks generally have faucets that supply hot and cold water and may include a spray feature to be used…

A piece of cutlery with a shallow bowl-shaped container and a handle; used to stir or serve or take up food

Dinning Spoon

A piece of cutlery with a shallow bowl-shaped container and a handle; used to stir or serve or take…

An illustration of a tankard.

Tankard

An illustration of a tankard.

An illustration of a tankard.

Tankard

An illustration of a tankard.

An illustration of a can of tomatoes.

Can of Tomatoes

An illustration of a can of tomatoes.

An illustration of a trunk.

Trunk

An illustration of a trunk.

An illustration of a luggage trunk.

Luggage Trunk

An illustration of a luggage trunk.

An illustration of an urn.

Urn

An illustration of an urn.

An illustration for a 17th century Italian vase decorated with a floral pattern.

17th Century Italian Floral Vase

An illustration for a 17th century Italian vase decorated with a floral pattern.

An illustration of kalpis Greek vase.

Kalpis Greek Vase

An illustration of kalpis Greek vase.

An open jar of glass or porcelain used as an ornament or to hold flowers.

Ornamental Vase

An open jar of glass or porcelain used as an ornament or to hold flowers.

An illustration of an ancient Roman vase.

Roman Vase

An illustration of an ancient Roman vase.

Container used mainly for displaying fresh, dried, or artificial flowers.

Tall Ornamental Vase

Container used mainly for displaying fresh, dried, or artificial flowers.

A drinking glass, or simply glass, is a drinking vessel, usually made from glass or plastic. Glasses are often clear, but sometimes are colored, or printed or etched with decorations. Compared with a cup, a glass stands taller without a handle and usually holds more liquid.

Star Shaped Glass Vessel

A drinking glass, or simply glass, is a drinking vessel, usually made from glass or plastic. Glasses…

An illustration of a set containers measuring volume using liters.

Volume Measurements

An illustration of a set containers measuring volume using liters.

An illustration of a "sacred water vessel of zuni indians." -Jenks, 1911

Water vessel

An illustration of a "sacred water vessel of zuni indians." -Jenks, 1911

An illustration of a political cartoon depicting a woman and an oil container.

Woman & Oil

An illustration of a political cartoon depicting a woman and an oil container.