Revo Electric Company toaser

Front view of a Revo toaster showing the insulating round handles. Side view of a Revo toaster showing the socket for the electrical cable. Rear view of a Revo toaster showing the the laurel motif. Side view of a Revo toaster showing the Revo name plate on the side. Front view of a Revo toaster showing the bread cage held open to expose the heating element. Underside view of a Revo toaster showing the mechanism in the base. Close view of a Revo toaster showing one of the feet. Top view of a Revo toaster showing the pierced holes in the top plate. Close view of a Revo toaster showing the handles on one side.
Front view of a Revo toaster showing the insulating round handles. Side view of a Revo toaster showing the socket for the electrical cable. Rear view of a Revo toaster showing the the laurel motif. Side view of a Revo toaster showing the Revo name plate on the side. Front view of a Revo toaster showing the bread cage held open to expose the heating element. Underside view of a Revo toaster showing the mechanism in the base. Close view of a Revo toaster showing one of the feet. Top view of a Revo toaster showing the pierced holes in the top plate. Close view of a Revo toaster showing the handles on one side.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 001007
Date
1940 - 1949 (circa)

Description

A side loading toaster from circa the 1940s. This rectangular shaped metal toaster has a laurel wreath motif on both sides, it also has round red phenol formaldehdye feet and handles and a 2 pin plug.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

"Revo toaster. Volts 200-210 Wats 460"
Method Note
feet and handles
Material Note
metal body
plastic
bakelite - generic term feet and handles
PF
phenol formaldehyde
Colour