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1998.882 (RS23656)

Description

Cast-iron cooking range, model Empire Crawford Royal 1905. Silver trim and cast-iron foliate and scrollwork throughout. Seven burner openings on top. Central oven door. Wide skirt and cabriole legs beneath.

Details

Maker
Walker & Pratt Manufacturing Co. (Maker)
Date
1905
Inscriptions
Embossed: On central door: ""EMPIRE CRAWFORD ROYAL/ SLOW FAST QUICK/ CRAWFORD/ HEAT/ INDICATOR/ WALKER & PRATT MFG CO/ BOSTON"" On left side door: ""1905"" Inside: ""THREE GRATES/ PLAIN ONE PIECE/ DOCKASH TWO PARTS/ TRIPLE THREE PARTS/ ORDER REPAIRS BY NAME"" On right side: ""WALKER & PRATT/ MFG. CO.,/ BOSTON"" On left side: ""OUR PATENTS"" [list of patent dates follows ranging from July 15, 1879-Apr 8, 1902] Left rear of stove top: ""BAKE CHECK KINDLE"" Right rear of stove top: ""8-20""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
cookware
Iron
iron (metal)
Slip Cast
STOVE
stoves (heating equipment)
Dimensions
61 x 56 x 34 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.882
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19092

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