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Antique sad irons

Opal M. Bowlin

Antique sad irons

a description and history of a collection of antique "sad irons" belonging to Dan R. and Opal M. Bowlin of Yucca Valley, California

by Opal M. Bowlin

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Published in Yucca Valley, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irons (Pressing) -- History.,
  • Irons (Pressing) -- Collectors and collecting.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by Opal M. Bowlin]
    ContributionsBowlin, Dan R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS440 .B68
    The Physical Object
    Pagination39 p.
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4773964M
    LC Control Number78272799

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Antique sad irons;: A description and history of a collection of antique "sad irons" belonging to Dan R. and Opal M. Bowlin of Yucca Valley, California Paperback – January 1, by Opal M Bowlin (Author)5/5(1). ANTIQUE SAD IRONS: A DESCRIPTION AND HISTORY OF IRONS Paperback – January 1, by Opal M.

Bowlin (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating See all 5/5(1). There is no indication of where original antiques and the plethora of modern copies interact.

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It pictures over irons (all different from book 1) from all the different categories with information for each iron on value, age, origin, size,and maker. The book can be purchased from Dave Irons Antiques with Worldwide shipping.

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One meaning of sad in nineteenth century dictionaries was "heavy." Although many of these irons were small, they were very heavy. When sad irons were heated near an open fire or on the stove, their handles became red hot.

Women tried wrapping aprons or towels around the handles, but still burned their : Barbara Crews. Most collectible irons for sale on eBay are flat irons, also known as sad irons.

Some antique sad irons are gas irons that produced their own source of steam sans electricity, while other antique flat irons are considered dry irons for not producing any heat or steam on their own.

As you have figured out from the above info, there was a magazine entitled Iron Talk, published by Carol and Jimmy Walker, which dealt with antique pressing irons.

It. Flat irons were also called sad irons or smoothing irons. Metal handles had to be gripped in a pad or thick rag. Some irons had cool wooden handles and in a detachable handle was patented in the US. This stayed cool while the metal bases were heated and the idea was widely imitated. I collect sad-irons so of course I loved this book.

This author's iron collection was up for sale and I was able to buy some of his irons from his estate. The book is informative and helpful for those of us interested in this type of collection. Read more. 2 people found this helpful.5/5(2).

The prefix "sad" in sad iron refers to the fact that the metal of the iron itself was heavy and solid. Sad irons came in many shapes and sizes, from small toy irons weighing mere ounces to the largest tailor's irons weighing up to sixty pounds.

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