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Laundry stove

Description

Iron laundry stove. It stands on four short legs. Each leg has a heart design on it and the base that the legs connect to is round with pinched in sides. Pear shaped body with eight prongs to hold irons against the heat of the stove. At the top and bottom are doors. The top surface allows for two separate warming areas and each can be removed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
MANUFACTURED IN THE / UNITED. STATES. AMERICA (Molded)
THE UNION STOVE WORKS NEW YORK U.S.A. (Molded)
LAUNDRY (Molded)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Descriptive terms
iron (metal)
Stove, Laundry
stoves (heating equipment)
Dimensions
28 14/16 x 22 15/16 x 16 6/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2023
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
223709

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