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Iron (USA)

This is a Iron. It was design team member: Tucker Viemeister, Davin Stowell and Tom Dair and manufactured by Sanyei America Corporation and firm: Davin Stowell Associates. It is dated ca. 1983 and we acquired it in 1986. Its medium is plastic [polyester], plastic [phenolic], metal, cloth. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

  • Travel Iron (Denmark)
  • cast metal, molded plastic, fabric (cord).
  • Museum purchase from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.
  • 1998-9-1
  • DC07 Vacuum Cleaner
  • molded abs plastic, polycarbonate, rubber, metal, electronic components.
  • Gift of Paul W. Thompson.
  • 2009-35-1-a/e

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (within box): 6.5 x 23.5 x 11 cm (2 9/16 x 9 1/4 x 4 5/16 in.)

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Iron (USA); Manufactured by Sanyei America Corporation ; plastic [polyester], plastic [phenolic], metal, cloth; H x W x D (within box): 6.5 x 23.5 x 11 cm (2 9/16 x 9 1/4 x 4 5/16 in.); 1986-82-1-a/f

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