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Coal Stove

Description

Cast iron coal stove with a figure of George Washington standing on a three-tiered base. Washington is dressed in classic Roman attire and is painted gold. Base is rectangular with rounded corners. Front of base has a raised motif of a sword and tricorn hat. Stove has a hinged door on right side of base and is affixed to the wall.

Details

Maker
Mott Furnace (Manufacturer)
Date
1860-1880
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
embossing
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
Embossed
embossing
Iron
iron (metal)
Slip Cast
Stove
stoves (heating equipment)
People and organizations
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Dimensions
71.5 x 23.5 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1610
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
59549

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