Polishing iron

an iron burnisher; esp., a small smoothing iron used in laundries.

See also: Polishing

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Benjamin Hirst describes himself on his shop sign as a 'whitesmith' - making such things as tin and pewter cups, water pitchers, forks, spoons and candleholders, spoons and filing and polishing iron and other 'black' metals.
After sorting, the teas in some factories are given a polish by placing the tea in a revolving polishing iron drum of hexagonal cross section, about 120 cm.