This item is a VICTORIAN SKIRT LIFTER. These were is use in Victorian times to assist ladies in holding up the hems of their skirts for riding horses and bicycles , during stair climbing and at other times. They are basically a tong like device that a lady would clamp on the hem of a skirt and hook the other end onto a waistband or chatelaine. This one measures almost 6" long.
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