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This wick trimmer with waste chamber, dating from the last half of the 19th century, measures about 6 1/4 inch in length. The riveted legs are about 5/8 inch, and have ball feet. The one on the thumb hole side appears to have been cut a little too long and riveted before the length was noticed, so the maker just bent it a little, so the piece sits level. The box measures about 1 1/4 inch by 3/4inch. There is still some spring tension to the piece, which starts when they are opened further than the position shown in my third image.

Item ID: RL00441

Candle Wick Trimmer with Legs

$40 USD

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I. R. Grimm Jewelry and Art


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