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

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4459A-F