Household appliances

  • Fire iron

    Record number: 10391
    Date: 19th century
    Dimensions: 9.5 x 17,4 x 9.5 cm

    Thick sheet of cast iron with a handle at the top. When placed in contact with a hot surface it receives and can transmit the heat. Passed over clothing, it serves to straighten and smooth it. Cast iron clothes iron. The handle is also made from cast iron, with drawings resembling a bundle of sticks.