Electric Iron

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Object Name: 
Electric Iron
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 12.5 cm, W: 22.7 cm, W: 9.8 cm
Not on Display
made in 1946
designed in 1943
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless glass with yellowish tint, red stain?, metal, cloth cord, plastic cover. Iron with red interior and silver colored metal base.
Pattern Name: 
Silver Streak
Emmons, David D., Former Collection
Silver Streak
Stamped On back of iron, metal iron rest in script
SAUNDERS SINCE 1858 / MODEL 1036 / 1000 WATTS / 110-120 VOLTS A.C. ONLY
Stamped Underside of metal iron rest on the back.
Pressed into iron On back of iron, visible through glass.
Corning Museum of Glass 2007-04-01 through 2007-10-21
West Bridge Show
Pyrex: A Century of Pyrex (2015-11) illustrated, p. 14, (fig. 7);
Cooking with Glass: How Pyrex Transformed Every Kitchen into a Home-Ec Lab (2015-06-10) illustrated, p. 5 (top right); BIB# AI100652
Rarely Seen and Unusual Glass (2011) illustrated, p. 62; BIB# AI89754
Curiosities of Glassmaking (2007-04-02) illustrated, p. 1A;
Recent Acquisitions (2006) illustrated, p. 12; BIB# AI69872