Saunders Corporation (ca. 1858–1946). <em>"Silver Streak" Iron</em>, ca. 1946. Pyrex glass, metal, cloth and plastic, 5 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 3 7/8 in. (14.0 x 23.5 x 9.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Donald F. Wilkes, 1992.167. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1992.167.jpg)

"Silver Streak" Iron

Artist:Saunders Corporation

Medium: Pyrex glass, metal, cloth and plastic

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1946

Dimensions: 5 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 3 7/8 in. (14.0 x 23.5 x 9.9 cm)


Museum Location: Decorative Art, 4th Floor


Accession Number: 1992.167

Image: CUR.1992.167.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
"Silver Streak" electric iron; glass and metal. Molded Pyrex body, red cased with colorless glass. Colorless glass handle joined at both ends. Circular metal and plastic dial with fabric selection mounted on torso under handle. Black and white cloth covered cord and black plastic plug. CONDITION: Excellent; cord and plug intact. Light scratches on metal base and underside.

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