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2014-2_4-Crane-crop

Fireplace Trammel

Heavy hand-wrought iron fireplace crane with two mounting brackets from estate collection in an 18th-century Annapolis, MD house.

Approximately 24” in length

Estimated age: circa late 18th century

Object # 2014.2.4



What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…

Maggie