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Printable (Text Only) Catalog - PDF format
sadiron2011 - Full Catalog - REV0.pdf
Lot # 1 (Sale Order: 1 of 606)
Reference books: more irons by irons; irons by irons
Lot # 2 (Sale Order: 2 of 606)
Reference books: iron talk, bound, (3); year 2000 pressing iron guide, all by carol & jimmy walker
Reference Books: Pressing Irons & Trivets, Berney; Trivets & Stands, Kelly-ellwood; A Gallimaufry Of
Lot # 4 (Sale Order: 4 of 606)
Reference books: pressing irons & trivets, berney; trivets & stands, kelly-ellwood; a gallimaufry of goffering, st. John; patent history of 19th c. American fluting irons...more
Lot # 5 (Sale Order: 5 of 606)
Tuesday’s children, politzer, autographed; early tuesday morning, politzer, autographed
Reference Books: Smoothing Irons, Jewell; Antique Sad Irons, Bowlin; Irons, Alphia; First Men’s Guid
Lot # 6 (Sale Order: 6 of 606)
Reference books: smoothing irons, jewell; antique sad irons, bowlin; irons, alphia; first men’s guide to ironing, williams; trivets, (old & repo) hankenson, 1968; laundry...more
Lot # 7 (Sale Order: 7 of 606)
Misc. Iron related reference material
Lot # 8 (Sale Order: 8 of 606)
Reference material: patent information & drawings (photocopies, in binder)
Lot # 9 (Sale Order: 9 of 606)
Reference material: amifer (french iron club newsletters) in binder
Reference Books: Antique Irons, Rihn; In Search Of Their Roots, Scottish Box Irons, Anderson; The Ev
Lot # 10 (Sale Order: 10 of 606)
Reference books: antique irons, rihn; in search of their roots, scottish box irons, anderson; the evolution of the sad iron, glissman, autographed; geneva historical soci...more
Lot # 11 (Sale Order: 11 of 606)
Reference books: sad irons & their makers, swanson; the swanson collection, swanson; with miniature goffering iron & bowlegs clothespin made by ted swanson
Reference Books: A Collectors Guide, 1722-1972 Information & Manufacturers, Morgan-giles, Vol. 1, 2,
Lot # 12 (Sale Order: 12 of 606)
Reference books: a collectors guide, 1722-1972 information & manufacturers, morgan-giles, vol. 1, 2,3; laundry life in london town c. 1920, morgan; pressing matters newsl...more
Lot # 13 (Sale Order: 13 of 606)
Mechanical crank fluter, 9” x 6 ½” rectg. Base x 9” tall
Lot # 14 (Sale Order: 14 of 606)
Mechanical crank fluter, 1877 w/ partial decal, 4 ¾” x 10 ½” base, 9” tall, different style base
Lot # 15 (Sale Order: 15 of 606)
Goffering iron, elongated s post, 4 ½” dia. Base, 6” barrel, 7” tall
Lot # 16 (Sale Order: 16 of 606)
Goffering iron, 3” dia. Base, 3 ½” barrel, very slim, 5 ½” tall
Lot # 17 (Sale Order: 17 of 606)
Goffering iron, 3” dia. Base, 3 ¾” barrel, very slim, 4 ½” tall
Lot # 18 (Sale Order: 18 of 606)
Sleeve iron, 8”, grand union tea co. Detach. Hndl.
Lot # 19 (Sale Order: 19 of 606)
Sleeve iron, 7”, the taylor no. 1, detach. Hndl.
Lot # 20 (Sale Order: 20 of 606)
Sleeve iron, 6 5/8”, j.B.L. H, decorated hndl.
Lot # 21 (Sale Order: 21 of 606)
Sleeve iron, sweeney no. 4, pat. Nov. 17, 98, pat. Pend. Mfg. By baird & co. Pgh, pa, 7”
Lot # 22 (Sale Order: 22 of 606)
Sleeve iron, ox tongue, slide gate, w/ slug, 73/4”
Lot # 23 (Sale Order: 23 of 606)
Tailor iron, twist hndl.S.H. Co. 15 lbs. , 9 ¾”
Lot # 24 (Sale Order: 24 of 606)
Sad iron, e & n mfg. Co. 2 ½ in sunburst, 4 ½”, all nickled