Baking Pan

Baking Pan

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Description
Baking pan consisting of thirteen cups arranged in three rows of four patterns or shapes: five plain rounds, four fluted or scalloped rounds, two six-pointed stars, and two hearts. Pierced tab handles at ends have cast-in marks of "REID'S.PAN" at one end and "DEC.1870" at the other, all in raised serif letters.
Adam Reid of Buffalo, NY, received U.S. Patent No. 5132 for his cake pan design on July 18, 1871; this pan predates his patent.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pan, baking
Other Terms
Pan; Baking
date made
1870
maker
Reid
place made
United States: New York, Buffalo
Physical Description
iron, cast (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7/8 in x 8 3/4 in x 16 1/4 in; 2.2225 cm x 22.225 cm x 41.275 cm
ID Number
1988.0829.01
accession number
1988.0829
catalog number
1988.0829.1
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John H. Murray
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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