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Primus stove

From the Collection of Mont De Lancey 71 Wellington Road Wandin North Victoria

Description
Primus stove - complete in tin with picture of oven on lid.
Size
14 x 11 cm
Object Registration
2241
Keywords
stoves, cooking stoves
Historical information
The Primus stove, the first pressurized-burner kerosene (paraffin) stove, was developed in 1892 by Frans Wilhelm Lindqvist, a factory mechanic in Stockholm. The stove was based on the design of the hand-held blowtorch. It was Pre-heated by methylated Sprits, with three legs and a pump.
When Made
c1935
Last updated
21 Jan 2019 at 11:09PM