There are two different toasting irons at Smith’s Tavern. Toasting irons were used in fireplaces to heat food like bread. They are both made of wrought iron.
Item T105 has a long metal handle attached to two half-moon structure with tines to which the food would be attached; this device allowed for 360-degree rotation of the toasting area.
Reference (similar items): T105 https://www.pinterest.com/pin/345158758913737144/
Item T107 has a wooden handle attached to a long toasting area with three different sized brackets to hold small to larger food items; this device would have had to be manually turned with a swing handle that allows for that action.
Reference (similar items): T107 https://picclick.com/Antique-Wrought-Iron-Fireplace-Toaster-Blacksmith-Hearth-hand-263789850750.html