Miniature Flatiron

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Object Name: 
Miniature Flatiron
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
67.4.38
Dimensions: 
H: 2.3 cm, L: 3.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1850-1870
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Snyder
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. Triangular shape with handle across top; base and back edge ground and polished flat.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Snyder, Harry A., Source
Snyder, Mrs. Harry A., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 201, left; BIB# 22375
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 150, #511; BIB# 30457