• Domestic Accessories
Lot 1487

VERY FINE KENTUCKY WROUGHT-IRON ROTATING BROILER / GRIDIRON

Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

VERY FINE KENTUCKY WROUGHT-IRON ROTATING BROILER / GRIDIRON, circular-form plate segmented into four sections with lightly spiraling dividers, each section with a stylized scrolling ornament, raised on three simple feet with bent tips, straight-form handle terminating in a hanging curl. Late 18th/early 19th century. 23 1/2" LOA.
Catalogue Note: Related Lexington-area example in MESDA collection.
Literature: For a nearly identical example see Lacer/Howard - Collecting Kentucky 1790-1860, p. 53.

Condition

Excellent condition with no breaks, some minor surface pitting and usage wear.

Collection of the late Al and Billy Steidel, Alexandria, VA.