Trammel with Grease Lamp

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1700-1750

GUSN

GUSN-2311

Description

The twisted iron shaft with hook terminus is connected to a notched shaft by ring and a hinged, pierced rectangular plate. The notched shaft has loop at end which holds an open square form grease lamp hanging from a twisted shaft. A chain (missing a piece) attached to lamp's shaft.

Details

Descriptive Terms

grease lamps
hangers (fasteners)
iron (metal)
wrought
Iron
Wrought
Trammel

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

35 x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.319

Date

1700-1750 (Possibly)