Best Cast Iron Seats in the House

Cast iron seats, toolboxes and more find a home in this Iowa collection

Excelsior Seat
Top: An Excelsior seat, a Payne’s sulky plow footrest and a Deere & Mansur Co. planter seat. Center: A Boyd’s Positive Covering corn planter lid, a Deere & Mansur Co. drag used as a drill marker, a Syracuse Chilled Plow Co. seat and a Dain Mfg. Co. horse-drawn mower lid. Bottom: A seat from Williams Mower and Reaper Co., the “big nose” version of a Deere & Mansur planter lid and a Louden Machinery Co. hay carrier.
Photo by Melissa Jost