Closer's hammer

identifier

ID 723

morphology

morphology

craft

holotype

MOT V 92.0334 L=13cm WD=4cm WT=300gr
description

Full metal shoemaker's tool (min. 13 cm long) with a swollen, cylindrical center piece; one end is circular, the other wedge-shaped. The middle part acts as a handle. The rapping hammer is used to smooth seams, by tapping one end and rubbing with the other, and to smooth wrinkles on the last.

See also the seam rubber. [MOT]