Irons & Steamers

Vintage Cast Iron Geneva Hand Fluter Crimping iron

Vintage Cast Iron Geneva Hand Fluter Crimping iron
Vintage Cast Iron Geneva Hand Fluter Crimping iron
Vintage Cast Iron Geneva Hand Fluter Crimping iron
Vintage Cast Iron Geneva Hand Fluter Crimping iron
Vintage Cast Iron Geneva Hand Fluter Crimping iron
Vintage Cast Iron Geneva Hand Fluter Crimping iron
Vintage Cast Iron Geneva Hand Fluter Crimping iron

Vintage Cast Iron Geneva Hand Fluter Crimping iron

Vintage cast iron geneva hand fluter crimper and base primitive tool. This is a specialized version of a sad iron, a neat and unusual antique item which was heated and used to press pleats and ruffles into collars and cuffs in the victorian era. The fluter was made by a foundry in geneva, illinois that was known for manufacturing cast household items, the base is approximately 6 inches by 4 inches and embossed with "heat this" and the rounded top part is embossed with" geneva ill" all in good condition.

This item is cast iron so is quite heavy at around 6 lbs. This item is made of cast iron and metal, embosssed.
Vintage Cast Iron Geneva Hand Fluter Crimping iron