Brass - Sub Category Metalware - Category

ID: 1002

Antique Rare Chinese Silk Iron

This item has been purchased.

Description 🔉

A delightful little item, made from cast brass with an Ebonised handle. A glowing ember was placed in the bowl and the heat was sufficient to iron the creases out of silk.

Seller Details

  • Address:
  • Norfolk,
  • United Kingdom.
  • Note:
  • Abbott Antiques is a small business selling antique and collectable quality items at affordable prices. We specialise in Curiosities, Religious pieces, Items of Provenance, miniature, rare and interesting items, although as a general dealer we sell a variety of items. Our belief is to encourage people in their collecting. We have many years of experience, having traded from our shop, various Antique Centres in Norfolk, selling both to local and international collectors and dealers. We offer also a 'finding service' and undertake research, at no extra cost. Personally, we collect little, although we are very fond of automata, having a small collection of such items.