Egg Boiler

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-61132

Description

Toleware egg cooker that is rectangular shaped with curved coners and hinged lid. Four interior compartments with two tiers. Red and gold musical instrument motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

egg coddlers
tinware
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Device, Cooking
Coddler
Coddler

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing & Preparation T&E; Food Preparation Equipment

Dimensions

10 3/4 x 9 1/4 x 4 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.1722