Toasting Pan

Description
Rectangular, lidded pan with a vertical, metal-wrapped, wire loop handle and four feet made of metal strips at its front and back ends. Square-embossed, hinged lid has a circular ring handle at front center and curled-under edges that fit over the pan when closed. Pan is made of one piece, cut and folded, with handle and legs riveted in place. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
carrier, coal
toaster
date made
1825-1875
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
iron wire (rim; handle material)
Measurements
overall: 12 3/8 in x 9 3/8 in x 6 1/2 in; 31.4325 cm x 23.8125 cm x 16.51 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
DL*388224
catalog number
388224
accession number
182022
subject
Domestic Furnishings
Group 1
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Group 1
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
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