Antique 18th Century Wigmakers / Perukemakers Tool, Flat Iron

Antique 18th Century Wigmakers / Perukemakers Tool, Flat Iron


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We have for sale an Antique 18th Century Wigmakers / Perukemakers Tool, Flat Iron.
Amazing find this mid-1700s Scissor style flat iron used by Wigmakers in Eighteenth Century.
This was a very difficult item to Identify, our first positive example found was in Williamsburg VA. We acquired this flat iron in Southern Ohio years ago.
The below link shows a picture of a couple different types of flat irons from the 18th Century, it is also a very fascinating read.

Circa; 1750-1800
Measures; 6 ¾” long, flat iron diameter 1-1/8”
Condition; Wonderful for age, has a couple minor dents and dings. Please see all pictures.

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