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Object Name Iron, Waffle
Catalog Number 1993.8.63
Date ca. 1850
Material(s) Wrought iron; cast iron
Dimensions H-31.75 W-7.125 D-3 inches
Description This piece has long wrought iron handles tapering from thin round ends to short thick rectangular jaws which are welded to two cast iron rectangular waffle plates. It has a rivet pivot. One handle tip is wrapped around a figure eight iron ring. The waffle plates have 28 square protrusions on the interior. One plate fits inside the other.
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