Cast-iron stove

about 1844
Low and Leake (American)


Object Place: Albany, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 148 x 76.8 x 43.2 cm (58 1/4 x 30 1/4 x 17 in.)

Accession Number

2013.86

Medium or Technique

Cast iron

On View

Lobby into Home in the New Nation Gallery (126A)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Metalwork

Inscription

"LOW & LEAKE / ALBANY / PATENTED AUGUST 10th 1844"

Provenance

1991, sold at Billy Long Auctions, Springfield, Missouri, to Dr. Larry McCallister; January 26, 2013, McCallister collection sale, Sotheby's, New York, lot 590, to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by David and Victoria Croll, Grace & Floyd Lee Bell, and Shirley W. and Walter Amory