Trivet

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Description
Cast, shield-shaped trivet with heart-tipped, double-loop handle and symmetrical lyre and pineapple design; three triangular legs. Closed-toe railing along two sides. Underside of one long side struck incuse "S.B.S.", "S.SALISBURY.", and "PROV. R.I.", all in roman letters.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1825 - 1900
place made
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in x 4 in; 3.81 cm x 19.05 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
1978.0939.036
accession number
1978.0939
catalog number
1978.0939.036
Credit Line
Gift of John Paul Remensnyder
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Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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