Iron with detachable wooden handle; Enterprise Mfg Co; ?; RX.1975.64.1

Name/Title

Iron with detachable wooden handle

About this object

Laundry iron; a heavy, lenticular-shaped iron with detachable, wooden handle. Made in Philadelphia by the Enterprise Manufacturing Co.

Maker

Enterprise Mfg Co

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

?

Period

unknown

Place Made

North and Central America, United States, Philadelphia

Medium and Materials

processed materials, iron
organic, vegetal, wood

Inscription and Marks

Iron base is embossed with 'Enterprise' on one side of the handle attachment and 'MFG CO PHILA USA' on the other.

Measurements

With handle attached:

175mm x w 90mm x d 120mm
wt 2590g

Object Type

equipment

Object number

RX.1975.64.1

Copyright Licence  

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