Ball iron (hand)

identifier

ID 878

morphology

craft

craft

craft

holotype

MOT V Dv X 0115 (ball iron (hand)) L=21,5cm WD=2cm WT=100gr
description

Shoemakers use the ball iron and egg iron (hand) to apply pressure to the inside of a shoe when something needs to be glued there.

The ball iron should not be confused with the training fighting knife and the embossing tool.

See also ball iron and egg iron on a stand. [MOT]

Ball iron MOT V 97.0048                              32x6cm W=300gr