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Stationary Broiler

Stationary Broiler

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Description
Stationary broiler or gridiron with removable grease catcher or dripping pan. Grill has ten parallel bars held between a tall bracket with tab feet at front and a shorter, angled bracket at back with curved legs and an integral, horizontal, shaped handle with circular hanger. Grease catcher is secured to the rear bracket by two, square-headed bolts; spout is bent ninety degrees at one end. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
broiler
date made
1760 - 1810
place made
United States
Physical Description
iron, wrought (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 5/8 in x 23 in x 13 in; 11.7475 cm x 58.42 cm x 33.02 cm
ID Number
DL.388222
catalog number
388222
accession number
182022
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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