Christopher Dresser (English, 1834-1904). <em>Toast Rack</em>, ca. 1880. Silverplate, 5 3/8 x 5 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (13.7 x 13.3 x 10.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Marie Bernice Bitzer, by exchange, 1997.114. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1997.114_PS6.jpg)

Toast Rack

Artist:Christopher DresserTiffany & Company

Medium: Silverplate

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1880

Dimensions: 5 3/8 x 5 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (13.7 x 13.3 x 10.8 cm)


Museum Location: Special Exhibition Gallery, 4th Floor


Accession Number: 1997.114

Image: 1997.114_PS6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Silverplate toast rack with triangular sections, central 't' bar handle and four short feet. Square base toast rack with 7 triangles as holders for toast slices, at base central horizontal bar and attached vertical pole handle with 't' shape finial; the whole on four short feet.

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