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Trivet

1986.780.3 (RS24850)

Description

Each is of a flat circular form in three graduated sizes. The silver plate tops are stamped with a wheel-like design of obelisks and urns with flowers. These are around a central medallion and wrapped around a press board base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1950
Inscriptions
Impressed on the rim of each is: GABIS EPNS SWEDEN.
Location of origin
Sweden
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
plate (material)
pressboard
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Obelisk
obelisks (monumental pillars)
Particle Board
plate (material)
pressboard
Silver
silver (metal)
TRIVET
trivets
Urn
urns
Wheel
wheels (components)
Dimensions
22.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.780.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
17009

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