Be an Object Detective – can you guess what today’s Mystery Object is?

Here are some clues to help you:
Looking at this object, can you guess what material it is made of?
What shapes do you see when you look at this artifact?
There are two artifacts in this picture, how do you think they work together?
What do you think this artifact was used for?
Do we use any tools like this today?

 

Yesterday’s Mystery Object was an Iron.

This iron is made of iron (a type of metal)! This object was used to get the wrinkles out of fabric. It would be heated near a fireplace and then pressed onto the wrinkled fabric. The heat and pressure would flatten all the wrinkles out.