08-11-2013 08-11-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2669M Marlborough
August 11, 2013 10:00 AMCalender
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Brass and Brass-inlaid Wrought Iron Ratchet Hearth Trammel and Wall Hook

$210$175
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2669M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 11, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Brass and Brass-inlaid Wrought Iron Ratchet Hearth Trammel and Wall Hook, probably England or Continental, 17th to 18th century, used to hang kettles and pots over the hearth fire, the reeded brass trammel adjusts in height on the wrought iron ratchet with inlaid brass chevron, diamond, and outline designs, lg. 21 1/2 to approx. 33 1/2; and a shaped iron or steel wall hook with urn-form wall mount and scrolled bracket which swivels on a pintle hinge, ht. 5 3/4, dp. 8 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

United Kingdom, steel wall hook