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Toasting Fork

Description

Toasting fork with telescoping brass shaft, three cast iron tines. Circular handle, red paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1824
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
cast iron
painting (coating)
Object type
Food Processing & Preparation T&E; Food Preparation Equipment
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
cast iron
cookware
Fork, Toasting
Painted
painting (coating)
Tin
toasting forks
Tool, Hearth Cooking
Dimensions
19.5 x 1.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1701
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61113

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