"IWANTU" Comfort Gas Iron Trivet

Description
Silvery gray, cast trivet for a triangular or single-point iron with the model and manufacturer's names cast in around a depiction of the iron at center. Three peg legs; no handle. Railing on two sides, open at toe and closed at heel corners.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1913
maker
Strause Gas Iron Co.
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
iron, cast (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 3/8 in x 6 1/2 in x 4 in; 3.4925 cm x 16.51 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
2005.0272.03
accession number
2005.0272
catalog number
2005.0272.03
Credit Line
Gift of Baltimore Gas and Electric Home Products & Services, Inc.
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Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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