Stove, pot-bellied, Flue

Object ID
002.1052.001
Category
Furnishings, Temperature Control
Materials
Cast Iron
Place Made
Guelph, Ontario
Description

Flue damper with coiled steel handle. The circular damper sits inside the chimney with one end of the bar it is mounted end piercing the chimney wall with a sharp spike and the other being the handle. By rotating the handle the operator can control the temperature, air/fuel ratio, sooting, and smoke. The disc is stamped with reversible steel spindle on one side and the reverse reads, TAYLOR FORBES CO. LTD. SOVEREIGN 4 IN. GUELPH, ONT. Made in early 1930's.

Related person/organization
created by: Taylor Forbes Co. Ltd