Flat-Nosed Pliers

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Object Name: 
Flat-Nosed Pliers
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.7.13 G
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 4.6 cm, L: 12.2 cm, Th: 1.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1880-1920
Primary Description: 
Iron; forged, cut, annealed, polished, turned, drilled; with curved handles, rounded on the outside, short flat mandibles rounded at the end, with cross-hatched interior jaws. Almost square in profile at the pivot point.
Provenance: 
Walther, Gerhard, Source
1979-09-21
Blaschka, Leopold, Former Collection
Blaschka, Rudolf, Former Collection