A single crease with a rounded wooden handle attached to a gently curved shank which ends in a shield shaped head with a blunt edge. " 2 " is stamped on the head and some illegible writing is stamped in the shank.
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This single crease was used by Robert Graham, who owned a boot repair and saddlery shop in Queen Street, Waitara. Leatherworkers use a wide variety of crease tools, but they all have the basic job of imprinting lines on the surface of leather. This can be done for decoration or as a guide for sewing.
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