Thursday, January 20, 2011

Cast Iron Treasures

   So small and so little cast iron treasures. These small items were originally used as marketing samples by cast iron salesmen. Instead of carrying a supply of the full size iron wares, the salesman would instead tote a box of miniature replicas for clients to view.
   These neat little treasures were found together in an antique store the girls and I visited in December. We each bought one. Currently they set together near our favorite oil lamp atop the piano.


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