Toy Cast Iron Trivet in Very Fine Condition Circa 1890's ! Appears to be Sand Cast with the Mold Sprue visible at the upper left edge of Trivet, as seen in the first photo.
Measures 3 5/8 inches Long, 2 inches Wide, and 1/2 inch High.
Weight : 1.6 Ounces.
Book Ref. : "A Collector's Guide to Trivets and Stands"
By : Rob Roy Kelly & James Ellwood
Page : 252
illustration : 2nd column, 1st on top row.
(suggested book price = $45.00)