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Object ID 002844

Object Name Landers Frary & Clark Curling Iron

Object Desc Electric Curling Iron by Landers Frary & Clark. Metal curling iron with lever with rubber thumb grip, wooden handle. Electrical cord is missing.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003382

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Second Floor Bathroom

Object Date 1917

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords curling iron,hair,Landers Frary & Clark,

Title Landers Frary & Clark Curling Iron

Description Electric Curling Iron by Landers Frary & Clark. Metal curling iron with with rubber thumb grip, reddish brown wooden handle. Electrical cord is missing. Metal is engraved with brand and "New Britain Conn. U.S.A. Pat's Aug. 4, 1914, April 10, 1917. Pat. Feb. 6, 1906." Included in hanging display case with other curling irons and hair styling tools.


Approx Collection Date

Height 0

Length 10.75

Width 2.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 4

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Width is measured at thumb trigger, circumference at widest point of handle

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Landers Frary & Clark

Maker Details Landers, Frary & Clark was a housewares company based in New Britain, Connecticut. It operated from 1865 until its assets were sold to the General Electric company in 1965.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3382



Date JAN 8,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Kayla Sutherland

Notes Some small signs of wear, minor scuffs and scratches, electrical cord is missing


Date JAN 8,2015

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin

Date JAN 8,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Second Floor Bathroom from Second Floor Bathroom - automatic entry by admin