Rare Vintage Porcelier Porcelain Toaster 1930s

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  • Item Category: Furniture & Furnishings
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 21,2006
  • Channel: Online Auction
PORCELIER MANUFACTURING COMPANY

RARE PORCELAIN TOASTER

1930'S

GREENSBURG, PA

MODEL No. 2002

Up for auction is this RARE Vintage Porcelain Toaster, Catalog Number 2002, made by the Porcelier Mfg. Company of Greensburg, PA.

A pretty toaster, it was made during the 1930's. It has an ivory background with gold dots and filigree with black wheel spokes with an orange center which is featured in the filigree. It is decorated on each side. T is gold trim around the top and 2 gold lines around the base. The handles are a rope design and had gold trim at one time.

We do not have the original cord so we can not tell you that it works. When you push the "ON - OFF" lever, it makes a clicking noise while rising. It appears that all parts are present with the exception of the cord. The toaster is in excellent physical condition with no chips, cracks, repairs or scratches to the porcelain that I can see. The knob for light or dark seems stuck and may be rusted. I cannot tell but it should not be a problem to be fixed. (Maybe just a little DW40) The toaster stands 7.25" high, it is 8.5" wide not including the handles and 6" deep. It has been used and could use a good cleaning.

Each item is carefully packed with bubble wrap and peanuts so that your new treasure arrives safely at your door. We ship via Insured Priority Mail unless other arrangements are made in advance. We will be happy to combine auctions, when practical, in order to save on the shipping charges.

THIS IS A NO RESERVE AUCTION with a low starting price. Don't let this one get past you. It isn't often that you find these porcelain toasters, especially in this good condition. We are running this like a live auction so that you don't have to worry about a reserve. You should not let yourself be fooled by the low start price. This is a quality piece. Bid early to avoid being sniped at the end of the auction.

Any question, please ask. Thanks for looking. When you bid, good luck!

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