Frying Pan Patent Model

Description (Brief)
Packard’s improvement in “Cooking Utensils,” her only patented invention, included a new design for a frying pan using rounded recesses to keep eggs in place on the pan while cooking.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pan, frying
pan, fry
date made
1870
patent date
1870-10-18
inventor
Packard, Elizabeth L.
Physical Description
iron, cast (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/4 in x 15 1/2 in x 10 7/8 in; 8.255 cm x 39.37 cm x 27.6225 cm
DELETE
United States: Massachusetts, Stoughton
associated place
United States: Massachusetts, Stoughton
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
ID Number
DL*65.0339
catalog number
65.0339
patent number
108,385
accession number
249602
subject
Kitchen utensils
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Work
Domestic Furnishings
Patent Models
Family & Social Life
Invention and the Patent Model
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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