Antique, Sad Iron, Flat Iron with original Brick. c.1880
A nineteenth century, cast iron with original brick. This piece is quite unique with the brass fitting, original oak handle and the original brick, quite rare these days. The iron has its brick to go into the fire. The iron is in excellent condition.
Country of origin: england, uk. Sad is an old english word for solid, and the term sad iron is often used to distinguish the largest and heaviest of flat irons, usually 5 to 9 pound. This item is made of brass and antique brick, cast iron.