"Tilley" paraffin pressure iron; Tilley; c 1953; CR1994.019.7

Name/Title

"Tilley" paraffin pressure iron

About this object

Iron "Tilley" paraffin fuelled iron, Kerosene powered Clothes Iron, Unit is preheated with methylated spirits and then run on kerosene to heat the ironing surface. an off-grid alternative.
"No wires or flexes to worry you; it saves time and money. Burns 4 hours on only 1/3rd pint of ordinary Paraffin. "

Maker

Tilley

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

c 1953

Place Made

United Kingdom, Hendon

Medium and Materials

Metal

Inscription and Marks

Tilley On< Off>

Measurements

H 170mm x L 230mm x W120mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Irons

Subject and Association Keywords

Laundry equipment

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Laundry equipment

Object number

CR1994.019.7

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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