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Iron handle

1998.890 (RS23723)

Description

Detachable wooden handle for 3 flat irons. Curved. Handle has wooden knob on bottom which, when pulled, releases handle.

Details

Maker
Enterprise Manufacturing Co. (Maker)
Date
1850-1880
Inscriptions
Carved on base of handle: ""FORGED/ WON'T/ BREAK""
Location of origin
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
IRON
irons (tools)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3 x 1.25 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.890
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19102

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