French Shoe Makers Double Double Edge Iron - No.17 & 18
A good No.17 and 18 shoe makers' double double edging iron.
Believed to be of French manufacture.
Stamped '17 18', there is a faint but illegible maker's mark on side of the head, please see close-up images
11/16 inches (26mm) overall width.
Nicely shaped beechwood handle with brass ferrule and leather tab.
63/16 inches (158mm) overall length.