Argentinian Wax Steamer and Original Box c.1950
A pressed metal Argentinian wax steamer with Bakelite feet and knob, multiple top valves, painted wooden handle and fabric cord. Original printed Balsa wood box and instruction manual. Stamped with model number and "Industria Argentina".
- CREATOR Optimus, Sweden.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1950s.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Pressed Metal, Bakelite, Wood, Fabric.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use. Cord in good condition. May or may not work. Sold for decorative purposes.
- DIMENSIONS Steamer: H 8.25 in. W 5 in. D 10 in., Box H 9 in. W 9.5 D 6.25
Acquired in Buenos Aires.