TRIVETOLOGY

Collecting, cleaning, displaying, researching, and appreciating TRIVETS and related go-withs!

Gallery of Jenny Lind trivets

In this post I’m sharing examples of all the different Jenny Lind designs I’ve collected over the past 20 years. My images supplement the information in the previous blog post … Continue reading

January 1, 2019

“The Nightingale Trivet” mystery

Do you need some light summer reading? How about a murder mystery where the weapon is … a trivet? From page 42: “Casey was staring at the black iron trivet … Continue reading

July 15, 2017

Decorate your home with trivets

Trivets and sadiron stands are not only wonderful to collect, but also quite interesting and decorative. Fortunately, walls can be utilized to display this type of collection without sacrificing floor … Continue reading

February 15, 2017

Checking a trivet for age and damage

The five most frequently used and abused terms encountered when browsing Internet listings for trivets are vintage, antique, early, scarce and rare. Just because a Seller describes a trivet with … Continue reading

January 27, 2016

The pleasure and privilege of upgrading

When viewing a museum collection, notice what wonderful condition the majority of pieces are in. This happens by design, because as the opportunity presents itself display items will be upgraded … Continue reading

December 23, 2010