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Swivel Spit

Description

Brass clock cylinder with iron wheel holding four rings; brass and iron attachment for holding meat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
Hammered on meat attachment: See accession folder for marks.
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
cookware
Iron
iron (metal)
JACK, ROASTING
spits
Dimensions
38 x 6.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.699
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8607

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