Phase One of the Mary Balestri Collection was sold at auction on Thursday, July 12, 2018 preceding the 2018 PITCA Convention in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Auctioneer: Hartzell Auction Gallery. 

Balestri Auction: Thursday 7/12/18

(# 004) This rare Crocker and Farnsworth revolving iron with 2 flat sides and alcohol tank sold for $700. ☆ When the side used for ironing cooled, the iron could be rotated to the hot side so ironing was not interrupted.