Iron - Tailor's Goose; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR1977.248
Iron - Tailor's GooseAbout this object
Tailor's goose iron recently lacquered. Cast iron. Cast iron handle Embossed "18".
This is a heavy iron used by tailors. The name came from the curved handle which resembled the necks of two geese.
Cast ironInscription and Marks
the number 18 is embossed on the top of the base, perhaps referring to weight of the iron, which is extremely heavy.Measurements
H 200mm x L 245mm x W 60mm
From the Collection of the Cromwell MuseumObject Type
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