Antique Parlor Stoves Still Burning

Century-old antique parlor stoves still serve a purpose

This Radiant Home base burner was made by the Germer Stove Co., Erie, Pa.
This Radiant Home base burner was made by the Germer Stove Co., Erie, Pa. Unlike parlor stoves, the base burner was designed to burn a special type of coal. This stove would have been used in an affluent, elite household, Glenn said. Restoration will include replacing 72 pieces of mice that make up "windows" in the stove's eight doors.