Immersion heater and case

Object Number: 
2000.80ab
Date: 
ca. 1950
Medium: 
Metal, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall (heater - without cord): 5 1/4 x 1 5/8 x 3/4 in. (13.3 x 4.1 x 1.9 cm) Case: 3 3/4 x 5 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. ( 9.5
Marks: 
molded: on the heater: "MEYER/ MEYER/ JUNIOR/ MADE/ IN GERMANY/220/ 110 V/350 W" stamped: on one side of the case: "TWA" stamped: on the other side of the case: "RA"
Description: 
Metal and red plastic immersion heater with a white cord and red plug; white case with red trim and metal zipper closure; printed on one side with the "TWA" logo and Royal Airlines logo on the other.
Gallery Label: 
The donor collected this immersion heater and other related airline materials at garage sales, flea markets, and collectibles shops in the New Jersey area.
Credit Line: 
Anonymous Gift
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group