Grist Mill Antiques

 Early Cast Iron Bake Oven Door - Rare


Rare early cast iron bake oven door - liberally decorated with Adams fans both in the corners & in the centre, with wrought iron drop bar latch and small air regulating door at the centre. Found northern New York. Late 18th century. Excellent condition - no chips or cracks on face.

Measurements:  Exterior  17" w  x  14 1/2" h

                           Interior   15 1/4" w  x  12 1/4" h

Reference: Schiffer, H., P., & N. - "Antique Iron", p. 214, figure C for virtually identical example from foundry in Portland, Maine.

If you are restoring or constructing a fireplace and/or bake oven, this is a rare and attractive piece to complete your project.