Iron, charcoal, "Taylors Goose"

Large heavy iron for commercial use rather domestic household iron. Used by tailor, "Taylors Goose"
Material: cast iron and wooden handgrip.
Form: top surface lifts for filling gate at back for emptying vent at rear of handle. Fuelled with hot charcoal.
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Flat iron, charcoal
Wood handle
length 260mm
height 220mm
width at base 97mm
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Waikato Historical Society Collection
Courtesy of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
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