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

(# 210) This vintage "Ironrite ~ The World's Finest Ironer" advertising clock sold for $475. ☆ The Ironrite was a large, electric Mangle that pressed items flat through rollers.