A little research shows that the Ober cast iron trivet is the exception to the rule that "only fakes are marked." Ober Manufacturing Company of Chagrin Falls,Ohio always had their name on their trivets. Ober was a maker of lathes, sad irons, trivets, iron banks, wooden handles and much more. Ober products were sold around the world.
Size 5 1/4 inches in Diameter.
Legs 1/4 inches long.
Marks: "Ober" underneath.
Condition: The overall condition is as you would expect from an object of substantial age that has been displayed/handled/used, usually over the lifetimes of several owners.
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