Overall: 4 1/2 x 17 1/8 x 7 1/8 in. ( 11.4 x 43.5 x 18.1 cm )
Wooden crimping iron on rectangular wooden base; press is hinged at one end and has a handle opposite; the inside is incised with lines on one side, corresponding to strips of metal with edges raised on the other.
This crimping iron was used to pleat cuffs and jabots.
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