Waffle Iron

Significance: This waffle iron, with its colourful ceramic top, shows the shift from utilitarian kitchen implements to more decorative items. With the advent of clean, electric energy, decorated appliances became a factor in kitchen design.

Date Range: circa 1939

Place of Manufacture: Samsung United Corp, Rochester, N.Y.

Accession Number: 2014.3

Location: Education collection, exhibit room

Donor: Georgina Tallon