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

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

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)

Places

Possibly