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Object Name Toaster
Catalog Number 1957.188
Date ca. 1850
Material(s) iron
Dimensions H-7.5 W-13.5 D-16 inches
Description This is a wrought iron toaster. There is a long curved handle with a loop at the end for hanging. The bread holder rotates off a stand that is perpendicular to the handle. The bread holder has two sections side-by-side. Each has two half-moon metal pieces at the top and two smaller decorative pieces at the bottom for holding the bread in place.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Cooking
Cooking utensils
Hearths
Fireplaces
Cast ironwork
Bread
Toasters
Toasting
Search Terms Cookery
Food production
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS