"IWANTU" Comfort Gas Iron Trivet


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.

Date Made: 1913

Maker: Strause Gas Iron Co.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

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Credit Line: Gift of Baltimore Gas and Electric Home Products & Services, Inc.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2005.0272.03Accession Number: 2005.0272Catalog Number: 2005.0272.03

Object Name: trivet, gas iron

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

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-cc2e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1296493

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