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Pressing iron

Object Number: 
1950.272a
Date: 
1840-1860
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 12.1 x 14 x 8.9 cm )
Marks: 
molded: in center top of handle: "4"
Description: 
Cast and wrought iron flatiron with raised, curved handle; molded star on top of body and molded "4" in center top of handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of George Hammond Sullivan
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group