Toasting iron

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1700-1850

GUSN

GUSN-307614

Description

Toasting iron composed of wrought iron straps and wire with four plain strap legs. Handle is made of wrought iron round stock, flattened with second piece welded on to form jaw for pivot. Wood handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

toasters (cooking and heating devices)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
wood (plant material)
Device, Cooking
Toaster
Toaster

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Food Processing & Preparation T&E; Food Preparation Equipment

Dimensions

29 3/4 x 12 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.408

Date

1700-1850 (Probably)