Antique Parlor Stoves Still Burning

Century-old antique parlor stoves still serve a purpose

The detail shown above depicts a small boy in an art motif, complete with a painter's palette
The detail shown above depicts a small boy in an art motif, complete with a painter's palette. The stove itself is an example of artistry: "Every bit of that was hand carved in wood before that stove existed," Glenn said. The stove also features three rare tiles with painted profiles (top left). "There's people who collect just those tiles," Glenn said.