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RARE EARLY PATENT LAMP WICK TRIMMER - PAT JUN 5 83

Regular price $65.00 USD

This is an oil lamp wick trimmer, US patent number 278,965, issued to J Holmes of Newark NJ on June 5th 1883. The cutter measures 2 1/2" in width and is pressured by a beautiful brass spring. Cutting action is similar to a guillotine. Beautiful and graphic.

**All edge tools may need to be sharpened/honed before use**