Cast, spade-shaped trivet with long hanging handle; design features a fylfot in circle at center with compasses and square at toe and the roman letters "D S" flanked by sprigs of leaves and curved hearts across bottom. Three D-section legs. Groove around perimeter; no railing. No other marks.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
1830 - 1850
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
overall: 1 1/2 in x 9 5/8 in x 4 1/4 in; 3.81 cm x 24.4475 cm x 10.795 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of John Paul Remensnyder
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