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The Household Companion with Illustrations and Descriptions Of Sherwood's Standard White Lustral Wire Ware

Lowell, MA: Woods, Sherwood & Co., 1878. A catalogue for items of "wire ware" which essentially means any item in which all or part of the item is made from wire. Some examples of items sold are: tea or coffee stainers, spiral egg beaters, egg stands, tooth brush holder, and dish drainers. A few of the items in the catalogue only used the 'wire' as a decorative element, such as pot stands and sugar bowls. The majority of each item described in the catalogue also comes with a black and white illustration. At the base of each page is one or two short and simple recipes, mostly food recipes, but there are some home remedies as well. Examples are: Parker House Rolls, Tapioca Cream, Corn Starch Cake, Cough Medicine, and Egg Sauce. 32 p.p. Printed wrappers. Staple binding. OCLC 3 (Dec. 2021). Measures 7" x 4 1/2" Covers partially detached, binding loose. Edge wear.

Price: $225.00

Item #29001291