Tiger Tiger Burning Bright
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05/04/2014 By Chris 6 Comments
Vin Maskell says
30/04/2014 at 10:26 am
Might still have one of these toasters in the back of the kitchen cupboard. Carbon-dating suggests it may have belonged to Gordon Strang. Looking forward to further items of interest.
01/05/2014 at 10:01 pm
I burned my fingers on one regularly throughout the 1970s and 80s. Thanks for your support of the museum Vin!
06/07/2014 at 8:02 pm
I have a hecla toaster like the one pictures above, and I was curious to know its vintage and manufacture?
06/07/2014 at 11:06 pm
Made in Australia I am pretty sure but I don’t know how old. Can anyone else with greater depth of toaster knowledge help Marty?
Joe Dundas says
25/09/2014 at 9:52 pm
I am sure this history would interest you! http://www.kindnesstrust.com/kindness-stories/23-museum-victoria-manufacturing-history
01/10/2014 at 4:09 pm
Thanks Joe, that was fascinating. I like to think that in its small way the Tasmanian Tigers Museum of Memorabilia and Toasters is also keeping alive that lost Australia of makers and doers.
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