2 DIXON Saddlers Creasing Tools - Purse Creases

Code: 2174v

An uncommon pair of saddlers' purse creases by Joseph DIXON.

One single and one double crease, the single crease has a 15/16 inch edge with the double being 13/16 inches.

RA Salaman's excellent Dictionary of Leather-Working Tools:

"These tools were designed for use on purses, wallets and note-cases.  The term 'purse' was applied to all these goods which were often made by saddlers as a by-product to their main business".

Both are marked 'JOSEPH DIXON'.

Good rosewood handles with brass ferrules.

8 and 81/4 inches overall length.


Earn 0 Reward Points

£0.00 £49.00
OUT OF STOCK
ADD TO WISHLIST



The item has been added to your basket

Continue Shopping
Proceed To Checkout