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Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
iron
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 3/4 × 2 1/2 × 1 3/4 in. (9.5 × 6.4 × 4.4 cm)
Type:
irons
Place collected:
Deltaville, Middlesex County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
Late 19th century
Description:
A small marquise shaped flat iron with handle. The metal sadiron is made from a single piece of iron. The object is heavily corroded. No identifying marks are visible.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Labor  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Leonard H. Powell
Object number:
2017.95
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Tools and Equipment-Domestic
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e10081f3-26e8-46a4-86da-f4c64ebddfda
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.95