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Trivet

Object Number: 
1936.414
Date: 
1875-1876
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 9 7/8 x 4 1/2 in. ( 4.4 x 25.1 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Cast iron trivet; triangular shape with central rondel with relief image of Washington; on three legs; handle with terminal shaped like stylized ionic capitol.
Gallery Label: 
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.
Creative: Tronvig Group