Ratcheting Iron Trammel

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1700-1799

GUSN

GUSN-11092

Description

Wrought iron trammel; large with an adjustable sawtooth extension attached to the round arm above the flattened hook at the bottom and a flattened hook at the top. The height stretches from 17-25 1/2".

Details

Descriptive Terms

racks (timepiece components)
cutting (dividing)
iron (metal)
welding
wrought
Iron
Wrought
Cut
Welded
Trammel

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

17 x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1505