Parlor Stove (Heating Stove) Parts

Parlor Stove (Heating Stove) Parts

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Description
Two parts associated with parlor or heating stove DL.3153555.1 (see Actions):
Plain, circular stove burner lid or cover, cast with a recessed, curved notch with square opening for lifting near edge. Shallow collar or ring on underside, along with two sets of raised numbers ("4750" across notch and "13999" at center) and the letters "AM" stamped incuse at center.
Contoured, wire coil handle stove-lid or cover lifter. Cast rectangular hook with short cross-arms continues to an arched or raised wrist, hollowed on front and back, and a straight shank, cross-shape in section and topped by a domed button, that is threaded at both ends to receive spiraled wire for insulating grip; hanging loop at top. Size cast on underside above wrist "1-B".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Stove
door, stove
lid, burner, stove
lifter, stove-lid
Other Terms
Stove; heating equipment
date plain lid and lifter made
ca 1900
place plain lid and lifter made
United States
place used
United States: Massachusetts, Newburyport
place collected
United States: Massachusetts, Newburyport
Physical Description
wire, iron or steel (lifter grip material)
iron, cast (overall material)
Measurements
burner plate: 3/4 in x 8 in; 1.905 cm x 20.32 cm
lid: 1 1/4 in x 9 3/8 in; 3.175 cm x 23.8125 cm
lifter: 1 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in x 9 in; 3.175 cm x 3.175 cm x 22.86 cm
door: 1 1/4 in x 4 7/8 in x 10 7/8 in; 3.175 cm x 12.3825 cm x 27.6225 cm
ID Number
DL.315355.0001 [dup1]
catalog number
315355.0001
accession number
315355
subject
Heating
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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