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Antique Treen 19thc Boxwood Willow Cleaver / Splitter. English. C1880


Code: MS 7682


L: 2.5" (6.4 cm)Di: 1.8" (4.6 cm)

A fine quality willow splitter / cleaver used for splitting lengths of willow in the process of making baskets and other useful handmade items out of willow....this one is a very nice example from the late 19thc, made from boxwood and with a brass three pronged excellent condition. 

English. C1880-90.