Toaster

Toaster

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Description
Revolving or rotary toaster having an oblong grill frame with four rods (two on each side) between splayed sides tenoned and peened to a T-shaped base; two straight legs at frame ends, while rear leg tenoned into the handle has a small scroll foot. Long, stepped handle, rectangular in section is sockets at end with turned wooden grip and wire hanging loop. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
toaster
date made
1820 - 1860
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Sudbury
Physical Description
iron, wrought (overall material)
wood (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 7 1/4 in x 24 3/4 in x 24 3/4 in; 18.415 cm x 62.865 cm x 62.865 cm
ID Number
DL.388221
catalog number
388221
accession number
182022
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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