Norge Gas Stove

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1950s

GUSN

GUSN-180394

Description

White enameled iron stove; box-like shape; four black "spoked" gas burners on PR top half; smooth surface to PL of burners; backsplash of rear of stove top, front of stove has four doors/drawers with chrome-plated horizontal iron handles that taper at the ends and are ribbed at the center; five white control knobs with black lettering at PR upper area of stove front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stoves (heating equipment)
cookware
Stove, Gas

Inscription

"Norge" (Chrome lettering on backsplash of stove top)
"NOTICE / MANUFACTURER WILL / SUPPLY FLUE COLLAR / UPON REQUEST"
"Manufactured Under One or More/ of the Following Patents: / D-91,464 1,787,175/ 1,681,440 1, 798, 825/ 1,681, 441 2,019, 045/ 2, 043, 382/ Other Pantents Pending/ NORGE DIVISION/ [illeg-] RNER CORPORATION / [CHIC]GO, ILL. USA. / [illeg.] 9-50" (Part of tag torn off; paper label)

Maker

Norge (Manufacturer)

Dimensions

42 x 38 x 26 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Patrick and Patricia Scanlan

Accession Number

2006.17