Fireplace bellows with wooden handles, steel end and leather trim. “Y Y” is printed in one face of the bellows. The wooden handle has two circles engraved into the face. There is a leather border around the handles and there are 4 leather strips at the top close to the steel end.
wood, leather, steel
There is a large hole in the leather accordian on the right side.
Information obtained from gift card reads: "These Bellows were used in the log home of Mr. and Mrs. John Basset in North Yarmouth. Jennie Basset married Archie Munro and they lived in the farm on the Wellington Rd now occupied by Karl Hewson. Her childrens are Dr. N. A. Munro, S. Lorne Munro, Mrs. Frances Parish, Mrs. Geo Denniss, the late John E. Munro and Wm. D Munro."
Two circles of wood with a handles attached, the pieces are attached together with a leather sack, sack is attached with metal tacks, there is a leather strap attached to the handles, on the front of one of the circles is a brass sculpture of a ship, leather sack is torn in places
a) Black cast iron round cylinder stove with square door on hinges for loading wood and lighting fire. Embossed on door is 'Burnside No. 103'. Sits on square base that sits on square pedestal with raised foot on 4 corners. At bottom of round cylinder is lever to open grate to allow ashes to escape stove. On pedestal is embossed 'The Port Stove and Range Co. Ports Mouth, Q'. b) Round cast iron plate with raised edge and pointed tips (3) with inner circular opening that sits over top of stove. c) Metal drawer with handle that fits into bottom square base for catching ash.
Good. Rust mostly at base and in drawer. Hinges on door opening are loose.
6 books of matches packaged together in sleeve. Front of package has picture of train and reads "Outstandability in Transportation". A circle cut-out shows Matchbook picture of sleeping Chessie cat. Back of package shows map and reads "The Chessie Route". The sides of the package read "Outstandability Great Lakes to the Atlantic" and "Chesapeake and Ohio Railway".
White cardboard match book with cat outline and 'Chessie System' with striker plate on one side and picture of 'Chessie' sleeping kitten on other side of matchbook. Under cat is written 'Be Safe. Close cover before striking'. 15 matches with white tips inside matchbook. Manufactured by Universal Match Baltimore.
White cardboard matchbook with cat outline and 'Chessie System' with striker plate on one side and picture of 'Chessie' sleeping kitten on other side of book. Under cat is written 'Be Safe. Close cover before striking'. 20 matches with white tips inside book. Manufactured by Universal Match Baltimore.
Label on the device says 'Durable Electrical Appliance Co. Ltd Toronto Canada Volts:____ Amps: 9 Cat No:100 HEPC APP No. 85, looks like a miniature fireplace, including fake coal, four pieces of loose coal
Large cone shaped brass fire extinguisher, shaped like a light bulb, three valves, one attaches to a pressure gauge, that ranges from 0 to 300, another valve looks like a part of a modern sprinkler system, an oval with a piece of metal in the middle which lets the water out when there is a fire, there is still liquid on the inside, not sure what the liquid is, top has a length of chain attached to it,
Iron and brass grates for open fire place. Decorative brass posts with spherical tops have two decorative S shaped legs with spherical feet. One long iron square bar with a square S bend near the centre meets the bottom of the post perpendicular to the two
Orange flip matchbook with matches “ Semi-ready Tailoring, The G.R. CHRISTIE Co., Aylmer, - ONT. Fits the hard to fit” on one side and “Semi-ready Tailoring Tailored to Individual Measure on a 4 Day Delivery Schedule” on the other. “Eddy’s Matches” and “Excise Tax Paid 1/4 of a cent" on the flap and "Quality and Style Always" on the other end.