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Flat Iron

Flat Iron



Very early example of flatiron for ironing clothes. 4.5 Pounds. Cast iron with metal and wood handle.


Age: 19th Century


Use & Functions:  Iron, Flatiron, Sadiron, Clothes Iron, Book End, Door Stop, Paper Weight


Build Materials: Iron, Wood


Historic Relevance: Very early example of tool used to remove creases from fabric. Flat side would be placed on a heating element such as in a fire or on a stove top and once hot, the iron would be applied and pressed to the fabric to smooth the surface.


Asking price is $145 or best offer. All reasonable offers are welcome.

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