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Antique Straw Splitter - Treen


£225 | $300 USD | €255 EUR
Item Number: SA660216
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Opus Antiques
This antique has been viewed 30 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.


An antique treen straw splitter with five differentsizes of fins to produce different thicknesses of straw splints.The straw would be pulled through one of these splitters dividing the straw into different thicknesses of splints depending on which size was required. This would then be used for straw plaiting.
This humble device transformed straw plaiting in the UK enabling finer straw of superior quality to be produced rivalling European countries.
It measures approx 9cm h x 5cm w at its widest part x 4cm d
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 9 cm (3.5")
Width = 5 cm (2.0")
Depth = 4 cm (1.6")

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