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Object Name Trammel
Catalog Number 1993.8.54
Date ca. 1850
Material(s) Wrought iron
Dimensions H-17.5 W-2.75 D-0.75 inches
Description This is a flat wrought iron bar that is curved at the top and the bottom. It is pierced with eleven holes vertically (part B) and the round bar has a bend at the top to peg into the holes in the bar (part A). There is a hook at the bottom to support a pot. There is a small lip on the hook. The bar has horizontal lines inscribed at the top bend and in the middle.
Notes Collected by the donor from antique shops and barns, etc. in southern Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky over the last thirty years.
Collection George Underhill Collection
Subjects Cooking
Cooking utensils
Hearths
Fireplaces
Cast ironwork
Search Terms Jefferson County
Cookery
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS