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Trivet

Description

Pot trivet or cooking grid. Two flat vertical bars bent at end to form feet, split at rear. Thirteen horizontal bars welded perpendicular through verticals. Handle bent upwards from rear bar tapered at end with circular punched finial. Stove black or enamel paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Location of origin
New England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Trivet
trivets
wrought iron (iron alloy)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
5 1/8 x 11 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.429
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
254995

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