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Toaster

1991.1002 (RS21560)

Description

Long twisted shaft with a flat, rectangular handle and a twisted ring finial; the shaft pivots on a narrow rectangular toaster plate with twisted double demi-leaves and pegs; there are tailshape projections that form racks at each side; raised on four short arched legs with square feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1825
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
cookware
Iron
iron (metal)
TOASTER
toasters (cooking and heating devices)
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
4.75 x 17.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1002
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3219

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