Overall: 1 3/4 x 9 7/8 x 4 1/2 in. ( 4.4 x 25.1 x 11.4 cm )
Cast iron trivet; triangular shape with central rondel with relief image of Washington; on three legs; handle with terminal shaped like stylized ionic capitol.
This trivet was used to support a pressing iron, and was probably made for the Centennial in 1876.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.