Wafer iron

Object Number: 
Z.2731
Date: 
ca. 1750-1820
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 31 1/2 x 6 1/4 in. ( 80 x 15.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on both interior plates: German words and "1563"
Description: 
Wrought wafer iron; circular plates and tapering handles; each plate is engraved with a shield and German words around the circumference.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group