SUPERB pair of early patented GUNMETAL handled tailors shears by T. WILKINSON & SONS, SHEFFIELD. These are heavy, top quality, by the best maker. Stamped PATENT on one side. Slight pitting to the metal but otherwise very good for their age. Perfectly useable. 7" long blades. Gunmetal or brass handled examples are much rarer than the more normal all metal examples.
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We are the latest generation of a long running family of antiques dealers dating back to the mid 19th century. Carse Antiques is situated in the heart of Perthshire, a large shop within an Antiques Centre. We stock a carefully selected range of mainly Georgian furniture, silver, Scottish Wemyss ware, treen, metalware and objects D'Art. We also stock one of the UK's largest selections of Antique and old Woodworking tools. Full restoration service provided.
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