Box iron

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1750-1765

GUSN

GUSN-8450

Description

Box iron with slug inside for heating. Lift door. Wooden handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

irons (tools)
iron (metal)
wood (plant material)
wrought
Iron
Wrought
Iron

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5.75 x 3.75 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.653