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Pan

Object Number: 
1928.75
Medium: 
Brass, mahogany
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 14 3/8 x 5 1/4 in. ( 3.2 x 36.5 x 13.3 cm )
Description: 
Round brass bottom Ebelskiver pan or egg pan shaped to hold seven eggs bracketed with two nails to copper arm to which a turned wooden handle is attached with a screw.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this pan was used to poach eggs.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Alma Van Hoevenberg
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group