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Electric toaster

2006.44.1609 (RS102687)

Description

Metal toaster with central heating element, one hinged door on each side of the heating element holds toast in place. Base of toaster sits on four plastic bun shaped feet. Electric plug is missing. Top and base of toaster have decorative cut outs.

Details

Maker
Landers, Frary & Clark (Manufacturer)
Date
1906
Inscriptions
PATENTS/DEC.9,1913 OCT. 5,1915/GREAT BRITAIN/15961-1912 22258-1912/CANADA JUNE 1,1915/Bte S.G. du G. No. 446548 (Stamped into metal)
UNIVERSAL/MADE BY/LANDERS, FRARY & CLARK/NEW BRITAIN CONN. U.S.A. (Text stamped inside notched rectangular box)
VOLTS 106/No. E944/AMPS 3.1 (Stamped into metal under box with Universal text)
LMP (All capital letters inside a diamond shape)
PAT. FEB 6, 1906 (Stamped under LMP logo)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
heating coils
metal
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
cookware
electric toasters
heating coils
metal
Toaster
Dimensions
6 5/8 x 7 1/4 x 3 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1609
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
189990

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