An Asprey and Company novelty electroplated Toastrack and Warmer.
Asprey and Company.
An electroplated Toastrack on a warmer stand, with an aluminium plate, struck ‘Asprey’, between the burner and the rack, circa 1910. The whole standing on a rectangular base by Harrods [pattern number 21747]. The burner frame is struck with the mark of Asprey, a pattern number 20719 and a registered desgn number 572277. Rectangular and circular versions of this kind of toastrack were actually supplied by Hukin and Heath to Asprey and Company and Harrods.
Good overall with some wear to the plating in small areas and minor surface wear around the head of the burner.
Height – 18.5 0 cm.; Length – 18.30 cm.; Depth – 14.70 cm.; Weight – 723 gms.