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Hanging Rack

Hanging Rack

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Description
Hemispherical hanging rack suspended from a swivel loop with hook on large circular ring. Three curved arms ending in large hooks are forge-welded together at top center and riveted to a flat, wide hoop at base; three double- or split-hooks are also riveted to hoop between them. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
rack, hanging
date made
18th century
1750-1800
place made
United States
Physical Description
iron, wrought (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 1/4 in x 13 3/8 in x 13 3/8 in; 23.495 cm x 33.9725 cm x 33.9725 cm
ID Number
DL.64.0463
catalog number
64.0463
accession number
252005
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Kler
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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