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Cast Iron Dollhouse Kitchen Sink
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Details

Object ID 002105

Object Name Cast Iron Dollhouse Kitchen Sink

Object Desc Cast iron kitchen sink intended for a dollhouse.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001617

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Toys

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Hallway Shelf 1

Object Date

Start Year Range 1885

End Year Range 1946

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords dollhouses,miniatures,sinks,Arcade Manufacturing Co.,toys,metal toys,


Title Cast Iron Dollhouse Kitchen Sink

Description Cast iron dollhouse sink. Cream-colored paint. "Crane" brand name on front of the sink. "Arcade; Freeport, IL" on bottom.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 4.75

Length 6

Width 2

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Arcade Manufacturing Co.

Maker Details Founded in 1885, Arcade Manufacturing Co. made small cast iron machinery for home use, especially coffee grinders. They made coffee grinders from their inception until the 1930s. Edgar and Charles Morgan invented new grinders for Arcade in their early years. By 1935 Arcade had a line of inexpensive home-shop machines that used the "Arcade", "Arcade Craft Tools", and "Craftmaster" names. In 1941 Arcade introduced the Homecraft line of woodworking machinery. In 1946, Arcade was purchased by Rockwell Manufacturing Co.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY1617

Description

Conditions

Date MAY 7,2014

Summary Poor

Assessor Ben Locke

Notes Small paint chips are present all over, wobbles while standing, the two right legs are loose.


Events

Date MAY 7,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1, Shelf 11 from Room 1, Shelf 17 - automatic entry by admin


Date JUN 8,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Hallway Shelf 1 from Cabinet 1, Shelf 11 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes