Toaster

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1775-1825

GUSN

GUSN-3219

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

Descriptive Terms

toasters (cooking and heating devices)
cookware
iron (metal)
wrought
Iron
Wrought
TOASTER

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4.75 x 17.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1002