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Ratcheting Iron Trammel

1991.1505 (RS21144)

Description

Wrought iron trammel; large with an adjustable sawtooth extension attached to the round arm above the flattened hook at the bottom and a flattened hook at the top. The height stretches from 17-25 1/2".

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1799
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cutting (dividing)
iron (metal)
welding
wrought
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Cut
cutting (dividing)
Iron
iron (metal)
racks (timepiece components)
Trammel
Welded
welding
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
17 x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1505
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11092

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