Chafing dish

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1900-1930

GUSN

GUSN-19599

Description

Copper chafing dish on fitted brass stand. Consists of removable copper saucepan(A) w/ turned wooden handle, painted black, and fitted domed lid(D); pan fits into central basin(B), or body of dish, which is in turn fitted to rim of the brass stand(C). Stand has 4 curved feet w/ scrolled openwork. Burner cylinder w/ lid fitted at center of stand, below basin. E: Burner F: Burner lid

Details

Descriptive Terms

chafing dishes
cookware
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
Copper
Brass
DISH, CHAFING

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

2.25 (H), 9.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4459A-F