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

Jenny Lind, the “Swedish Nightingale”

Johanna Maria Lind was born in 1820 in Stockholm, Sweden. Her gift for singing was discovered at the age of nine, leading to vocal and drama training at the Royal … Continue reading

December 16, 2018

It was The World’s Largest Stove

In my second book I discuss the different variations of the Jenny Lind trivet. My favorite casting was created and signed in 1852 by a young Jeremiah Dwyer, who went … Continue reading

February 22, 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