Well, I think the shape of it probably made you say, yeap, that’s an iron. But did you know that for these kind of irons burning coal for heat to iron clothing. This is a charcoal iron.
Imagined how much of a pain it must have been to load these up. But people that used to own these ones swear to them. They say the heat was way even, that’s why some people in India still use them. Have you ever seen one?