Franklin stove

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1859

GUSN

GUSN-18575

Description

Franklin stove with Gothic decoration; black cast iron with gothic arches, relief molding, pendants; front loading door with handle; reliefs of stars and castles as well.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stoves (heating equipment)
cookware
casting (process)
iron (metal)
molding (forming)
relief (sculpture techniques)
Gothic Revival
Stove, Heating
Stove, Heating

Inscription

Embossed on front of stove: ""PARLOR FRANKLIN NO. 4 PTD 1852/ A.C. BARSTOW & CO. PROV. R.I.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

A.C. Barstow & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Providence, RI, USA

Dimensions

35 x 32 1/2 x 32 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1260

Places

Rhode Island (United States)