Toast rack

Object Number: 
1939.110
Date: 
1801
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 5 5/8 x 4 in. ( 12.7 x 14.3 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the base: a lion passant in a chamfered rectangle, a crowned leopard's head in a shield, "P" in a chamfered rectangle, the king's bust in an oval, an unidentifiable mark
Description: 
Cast and seamed George III silver toast rack; oval base with a stretcher through the center, seated on four cast scroll feet; seven arched dividers applied to the base with a support bar applied to the stretcher and the center divider; bail handle applied to the top of the center divider; maker's marks stamped on the base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lena Cadwalader Evans
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group