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Toasting iron

Description

Toasting iron composed of wrought iron straps and wire with four plain strap legs. Handle is made of wrought iron round stock, flattened with second piece welded on to form jaw for pivot. Wood handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1850
Probably
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Object type
Food Processing & Preparation T&E; Food Preparation Equipment
Descriptive terms
Device, Cooking
Toaster
toasters (cooking and heating devices)
wood (plant material)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Dimensions
29 3/4 x 12 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.408
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
307614

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