Clouds Hill Victorian House Museum . . . A Portal to the Past


What's It?

What's it? - August 2017


Potato Masher


A very well used one . . .




What's it? - May 2017


A Napkin Press


Napkin presses were first used by the Romans.  Pressure on cloth flattens it and gives it a sheen.  Presses were used on both freshly washed linen and for recently used linen to "refresh" it before re-use.  Presses were made into the 19th century.