Pressing iron

Pressing iron
Title
Pressing iron
Date 
1840-1860
Medium 
Iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 4 x 6 in. ( 11.4 x 10.2 x 15.2 cm )
Description 
Cast iron pressing iron with molded handle and raised six-pointed star on upper part of iron.
Credit Line 
Gift of George Hammond Sullivan
Object Number 
1950.272b
Marks 
molded: on handle: "6"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group