Toaster Cover

Description
Fabric toaster cover. Single-weave fabric, cotton, printed with abstracted floral print, green background with greens, white, off-white, pinks, brown, and gray, yellow flat piping around top and bottom seams, gathered at top. No label, probably homemade. One small hole in side, small discoloration in two areas.
See 1988.0227.1A, Toast-O-Lator Toaster
Possible patent for toaster (currently on exhibit): US 2188309 A, January 30, 1940, William A. Pentecost, assignor to Toast-O-Lator, Inc., New York, New York, for "Toaster"
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cover, toaster
date made
1940-1950
Physical Description
fabric (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 7/8 in x 11 in; 37.7825 cm x 27.94 cm
place made
United States
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
1988.0227.1B
accession number
1988.0227
catalog number
1988.0227.1B
See more items in
Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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