(View exact match)trivetCATEGORY: artifact
DEFINITION: A ceramic, stone, or metal stand on which a cooking pot or kettle is stood for support or to protect an underlying surface.
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DEFINITION: A type of Greek or Roman pot or vessel for cooking any kind of food. It was made of bronze, silver, or earthenware, and had a variety of forms. The most common shape was like an egg with an opening at the top that was closed with a lid and the vessel rested on a trivet (tripus).spurSYNONYMS OR RELATED TERMS: stilt, trivet, cockspur
DEFINITION: Kiln furniture consisting of triangular supports placed to prevent glazed ware from sticking to shelves of the kiln during firing