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Pressing iron

Pressing iron
Title
Pressing iron
Date 
1840-1860
Medium 
Iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 7 1/4 in. ( 12.1 x 8.9 x 18.4 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 
1950.272c
Marks 
molded: on handle: "B"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group