Fluting iron

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1825-1875

GUSN

GUSN-25183

Description

A)Rectangular cast iron base marked on bottom, "Heat this Pat'd 1866," supporting fluted metal form. B)Corresponding ruffler element w/ cast iron handle marked "Geneva Hand Fluter" and "Geneva ILL."

Details

Descriptive Terms

goffering irons
casting (process)
iron (metal)
metal
Iron
Unidentified Metal
Slip Cast
IRON, FLUTING

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4.375 x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1985.241AB

Places

Illinois (United States)