Remnants of the Industrial Revolution: the Antique Blow Torch

The antique blow torch you found stashed in the attic or basement, or on sale for a couple bucks at a farm auction, could be a hot collectible.

antique blow torch - combination blow torch and branding iron
This blowtorch (Everhot Mfg. Co., Maywood, Ill.) has a branding iron positioned in front of the flame.
Dick Sarpolus