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Wick trimmer or pincers

Object Number: 
19th Century
Wrought iron, wood
Overall: 10 x 2 1/2 in. (25.4 x 6.4 cm)
Scissor-like mechanism with short curved handle and long straight end inserted into bell-shaped wood block.
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Ruth S. Susswein and Rita S. Gottesman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group