Iron

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1825-1875

GUSN

GUSN-25181

Description

A)Triangular hollow cast iron head w/ sliding rear door w/ ball handle. Opens to reveal a scrolled grate which holds heated iron element. Spool-shaped turned wooden handle with incised lines. B) Triangular iron insert.

Details

Descriptive Terms

irons (tools)
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Iron
Slip Cast
IRON

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5.625 x 6 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.239AB