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Object Detail


An edge shave with a rounded wooden handle attached to a slender shank which has a groove in the middle of the upper side and a two pronged cutting edge. " 8 J DIXON " is stamped into the shank. There is a brass band around the handle where it attaches to the shank.
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Credit Line
This edge shave was used by Robert Graham, who owned a boot repair and saddlery shop in Queen Street, Waitara.
Edge shaves are designed to shave and smooth edges on leather.
Accession No
TM2003.076

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