Artifact ID

T2009.002.399

This item was found in the Gold Room of the Oregon State Hospital.  Do you know what it is, what it does or where it might have been used in the hospital?  Leave a comment below.

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One response

4 07 2011
Michael Crossland

This item looks very much like an early electric toaster. The vertical wires keep the bread slice from resting against the horizontal heating elements. The lid would be closed during the toasting process.

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