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Object Detail


A single crease with a rounded wooden handle attached to a gently curved shank which ends in a thick axe shaped head with three blunt edges. " CS OSBORNE & CO " is stamped into the shank. " 4 " is also stamped into the shank.
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Media/Materials
Subject Category
Collection
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This double 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.
Accession No
TM2003.073

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