Hanging Rack

Hanging Rack

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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.
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Object Name
rack, hanging
date made
18th century
place made
United States
Physical Description
iron, wrought (overall material)
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
catalog number
accession number
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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