Signed Pennsylvania Sheet Iron 12-Tube Candle Mold
SIGNED PENNSYLVANIA SHEET IRON 12-TUBE CANDLE MOLD, rectangular form with strap handle and hanging ring, raised on a bold elongated-arch base with side stretchers, excellent old surface. Stamped "J. B. YAHN / BOYERTOWN" on handle. 19th century. 10 1/2" H, 3" x 10 3/4" base.
Provenance: The Phillip M. Sullivan estate collection.
Catalogue Note: Jacob B. Yahn (1852 - aft. 1910) was a tinsmith in Boyertown, Berks Co., PA from the 1870s until 1905 or later. He sold heaters, ranges, stoves and all types of tinware from his shop on Reading Ave.
Excellent condition, some light surface rust under base.