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

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1505