Hanging Holder

Quarter-circle pan with flat, curved front edge and two, wire-rimmed, straight sides that is attached to a long, straight, metal-wrapped, looped wire handle on back of one side with two rivets. Pan is made from one piece, cut and folded into shape; no solder visible. No marks.
Currently not on view
Object Name
holder, hanging
Object Type
Lighting Devices
Lighting Devices
date made
late 19th century
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
tin (overall material)
iron wire (handle; rim; sides material)
overall: 5 1/4 in x 19 3/4 in x 5 1/8 in; 13.335 cm x 50.165 cm x 13.0175 cm
overall: 18 1/2 in; 46.99 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
catalog number
accession 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 Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
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