This item is a PAIR OF VINTAGE ENGLISH HAND HORSE TRIMMERS. These are serious business and were used to trim the coats and manes of horses by hand. This set is in very good condition with a smooth operation and a good sharp blade. They are marked "Plant's Patent" both on the clipper and on the metal part of the handle. They are also marked " By Royal Letters Patent" on the metal part of the handle. Also, they are marked "Registered Trade Mark" on both wooden handles. The clippers are 11 1/2" long.