Electric curling iron

Description (Brief):

Electric curling iron with 63" long cloth-insulated cord, 2-prong unpolarized plug stamped "H" (may be Hubbell) and "660w-250v / H / USA". Wand is stamped "110 V A.C. only" and "U.S.Pat.No.2094858". Refers to US Patent 2094858, "Process of Making a Curling Iron," issued on 5 October 1937 to Warren H. Stansberry, assigned to Peerless Novelty Co., Grand Haven, Mich.

Date Made: ca 1938

Location: Currently not on view

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: from Edward Rogers

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: EM.330731Catalog Number: 330731Accession Number: 296454

Object Name: Curling Iron, Electriccurling ironelectric appliance

Measurements: overall: 2 in x 1 1/2 in x 11 in; 5.08 cm x 3.81 cm x 27.94 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1fce-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_702391

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