Implements (object genre)
The metal basket-type device was used over a fire in order to toast bread. The two halves of the metal rack would swing open and the bread to be toasted was placed in between. The toast rack "cage" containing the bread was then closed and held over the fire.
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Michigan State University. Museum
Electric toaster (1920s), available at: https://n2t.net/ark:/85335/m5j09w44s
Electric toaster (1930s), available at: https://n2t.net/ark:/85335/m5d795b01
Hearth toaster, available at: https://n2t.net/ark:/85335/m5bg2h958