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ID number:  WB-HC0434
Institution:  Winterbourne House and Garden
Named collection:  Winterbourne House Collection
Artist / Maker:  Meta Terna
Title / Object name:  Portable hair curling iron
Object type:  Curling tongs
Place made:  Europe: Switzerland
Date made:  1940-1950
Materials:  Iron
Measurements:  overall: 4 cm x 11 cm x 5.5 cm (H x W x D x Dia x Wt)

Portable metal hair curling iron. Belonged to donor's mother Florence Moseley, 1913-2011, who owned a garage during the second world war. Made by Meta Terna Switzerland. Lid hinged with clip. Lever on side raises compartment for small curling irons.

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