Posting ID : A1068535447
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Antiques By Dealer
The New England Butt Company of Providence Rhode Island was established in 1842. They began by manufacturing butt hinges, hence the name. They expanded their product lines into wire braiding machinery and specialized in irons for hat makers & dressmakers polishing irons. This iron bears the Butt Company name and has been folk art painted. Located in the "100 Years Old" display.
Trove Antiques, rear building, entrance on Tompkins Road
Open Daily, 10-5