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1.69.3093
C.S. Osborne and Co. | punch...
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1.69.3093 | L: 6.75 in, Diameter: 1.5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on top of metal: 1 [on side of metal end]: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO [embossed on handle]: M | Strap end punch. Half-round U-shaped blade 1 3/8" long. Metal end of tool is attached to a dark, round, hard wood handle with a brass ferrule. Inscription on top of metal, on side of metal end and embossed on handle. Meant to be used in hand and not hammered. See similar punches in Gomph catalog, pg. 3. | 1.69.3093.JPG | punch, strap end | wood | brass | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3441
C.S. Osborne and Co. | half ...
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1.69.3441 | L: 4.625 in, width: 1 in, H: .75 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On top of handle: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO./7/8 [on back of handle:] 553 | Half round strap end punch. Used for cutting ends of straps. Solid metal tool with half round sharp blade and a square sided handle. Inscription on top of handle and on back of handle. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 23. | 1.69.3441.JPG | half round strap end punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3415
C.S. Osborne and Co. | chise...
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1.69.3415 | L: 4.125 in, width: .75 in, H: .25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On flat side: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO [in rectangle shaped seal:] EST'D 1826/1/2 [on back side:] AB | Chisel. Flat metal tool with square end. Handle tapers down to thin sharp blade. Handle has square sided edges and flat end. Inscription on flat side; in a rectangle shaped seal; and on back side. Was an Osborne half round or round punch cut down to form chisel. | 1.69.3415.JPG | chisel | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3094
C.S. Osborne and Co. | punch...
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1.69.3094 | L: 6 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on top of metal: 1/2 [on side of metal end]: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO [embossed on handle]: M | Strap end punch. Half-round U-shaped blade 1" long. Metal end of tool is attached to a dark, round, hard wood handle with a brass ferrule. Inscription on top of metal, on side of metal end and embossed on handle. Meant to be used in hand and not hammered. See similar punches in Gomph catalog, pg. 3. | 1.69.3094.JPG | punch, strap end | wood | brass | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3109
C.S. Osborne and Co. | head ...
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1.69.3109 | L: 5.625 in, width: 3.75 in, H: 1 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on knife blade: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO/ESTD (D underlined) 1826/NEWARK, N.J. (in a circle) | Head Knife. 1/2 moon shaped knife blade with straight sides near handle. Blade attaches to rounded (flat sided) wood handle with brass ferrule and brass tacks. Inscription on knife blade. Used to cut leather. See Osborne catalog #55, pg. 30. | 1.69.3109.JPG | head knife | wood | brass | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3393
C.S. Osborne and Co. | half ...
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1.69.3393 | L: 4 in, width: .625 in, H: .5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On top of square sided handle: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO./1/2 [on back:] AB | Half round strap end punch. Used for cutting ends of straps. Solid metal tool with half round sharp blade on a square sided handle. Inscription on top of square sided handle. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 23. | 1.69.3393.JPG | half round strap end punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3388
C.S. Osborne and Co. | half ...
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1.69.3388 | L: 4.625 in, width: 1.125 in, H: .75 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On top of square sided handle: AB/C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO./1 | Half round strap end punch. Used for cutting ends of straps. Solid metal tool with half round sharp blade on a square sided handle. Inscription on top of square sided handle. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 23. | 1.69.3388.JPG | half round strap end punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3659
C.S. Osborne and Co. | bisso...
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1.69.3659 | L: 5.5 in, Diameter: 1 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Along to of metal end: "C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO/1" [embossed on handle:] M/M | Bissonnette edger. Used for beveling edges of leather. Flat, 1/4" wide, metal tool with tip bent up and a small round hole through metal near end. Brass ferrule attaches metal to round, wood handle. Inscription along top of metal end and embossed on handle. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 33. | 1.69.3659.JPG | bissonnette edger | wood | brass | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3426
C.S. Osborne and Co. | strap...
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1.69.3426 | L: 2.375 in, width: .875 in, H: .5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On side: C.S. OSBORNE & CO | Strap end punch. Blade solid metal. Half round sharp blade with no handle. Inscription on side. Appears to have been a punch with a handle, but the handle is missing. | 1.69.3426.JPG | strap end punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3364
C.S. Osborne and Co. | bag o...
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1.69.3364 | L: 5.5 in, width: 2 in, H: .75 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On flat square end: AM (on top of) C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO [in rectangular seal:] EST'D 1826/1-1/2 | Bag or oblong punch. Used for leather bag and harness straps. Solid metal punch with square sided handle and hollow, square shaped pocket with oblong shape punch on opposite end. Inscription on flat square end. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 22. | 1.69.3364.JPG | bag or oblong punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3369
C.S. Osborne and Co. | bag o...
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1.69.3369 | L: 5 in, width: 1.625 in, H: .625 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On flat square end: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO./ [in rectangular shaped seal:] EST'D 1826/1-1/4 | Bag or oblong punch. Used for leather bag and harness straps. Solid metal punch with square sided handle and hollow, square shaped pocket with oblong shape punch on opposite end. Inscription on flat square end. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 22. | 1.69.3369.JPG | bag or oblong punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3095
C.S. Osborne and Co. | punch...
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1.69.3095 | L: 6.75 in, Diameter: 1.5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on top of metal: 1 1/2 [ on bottom of metal end]: AB [on side]: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO. | Strap end punch. Half-round U-shaped blade 1 1/2" long. Metal end of tool is attached to a dark, round, hard wood handle with a brass ferrule. Inscription on top of metal, on bottom of metal end. Meant to be used in hand, not hammered. See similar punches in Gomph catalog, pg. 3. | 1.69.3095.JPG | punch, strap end | brass | metal | wood | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3452
C.S. Osborne and Co. | roset...
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1.69.3452 | L: 5.5 in, Diameter: 1.5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On round end: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO | Rosette cutter. Used for cutting rosettes out of leather. Solid round end (at top of tool) and a cut out section over a hollow round. Scallop shaped knife blade. Inscription on round end. Cuts a 3/4" rosette. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 23. | 1.69.3452.JPG | rosette cutter | metal | wood | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3332
C.S. Osborne and Co. | trace...
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1.69.3332 | L: 5 in, width: 1.75 in, H: .75 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On flat square end: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO/1-1/2 | Trace punch. Solid metal punch with square sided handle and hollow, square shaped pocket with wedge shaped punch on opposite end. Inscription on flat square end. Used for punching trace holes in harness where the straps hook onto the vehicle. See Gomph catalog, pg 3. Also used to cut holes in ends of spur straps. | 1.69.3332.JPG | trace punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3354
C.S. Osborne and Co. | bag o...
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1.69.3354 | L: 4.75 in, width: 1.5 in, H: .75 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On flat square end: AM (on top of) C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO/1 | Bag or oblong punch. Used for leather bag and harness straps. Solid metal punch with square sided handle and hollow, square shaped pocket with oblong shape punch on opposite end. Inscription on flat square end. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 22. | 1.69.3354.JPG | bag or oblong punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3439
C.S. Osborne and Co. | half ...
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1.69.3439 | L: 4.75 in, width: 1.25 in, H: .75 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On top of handle: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO/AB/1-1/8 | Half round strap end punch. Used for cutting ends of straps. Solid metal tool with half round sharp blade and a square sided handle. Inscription on top of handle. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 23. | 1.69.3439.JPG | half round strap end punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3090
C.S. Osborne and Co. | punch...
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1.69.3090 | L: 7.25 in, Diameter: 1.625 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on top of metal: 1 1/2 [on side of metal end]: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO [embossed on handle]: M | Strap end punch. Half round. U-shaped blade 1 1/2" long.Metal end of tool is attached to a dark, round, hard wood handle with a brass ferrule. Inscription on top of metal, on side of metal end and embossed on handle. Meant to be used in hand and not hammered. See similar punches in Gomph catalog, pg. 3. | 1.69.3090.JPG | punch, strap end | brass | wood | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3363
C.S. Osborne and Co. | bag o...
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1.69.3363 | L: 4 in, width: .5 in, H: .25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On flat square end: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO./1/4 [on back side:] A/B | Bag or oblong punch. Used for leather bag and harness straps. Solid metal punch with square sided handle and hollow, square shaped pocket with oblong shape punch on opposite end. Inscription on flat square end. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 22. | 1.69.3363.JPG | bag or oblong punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3365
C.S. Osborne and Co. | trace...
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1.69.3365 | L: 5.5 in, width: 2 in, H: .75 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On flat square end: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO./1-1/2 | Trace punch. Solid metal punch with square sided handle and hollow, square shaped pocket with wedge shaped punch on opposite end. Inscription on flat square end. Used for punching trace holes in harness where the straps hook onto the vehicle. See Gomph catalog, pg 3. Also used to cut holes in ends of spur straps. | 1.69.3365.JPG | trace punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3385
C.S. Osborne and Co. | half ...
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1.69.3385 | L: 5 in, width: 1.125 in, H: 1 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On top of square sided handle: AB/C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO./1-1/2 | Half round strap end punch. Used for cutting ends of straps. Solid metal tool with half round sharp blade on a square sided handle. Inscription on top of square sided handle. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 23. | 1.69.3385.JPG | half round strap end punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3386
C.S. Osborne and Co. | strap...
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1.69.3386 | L: 4.5 in, width: .75 in, H: .5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On top of square sided handle: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO. [rectangular shaped seal:] EST'D 1826/7/8 [Inscription on back:] AB | Strap end punch. Used for cutting ends of straps. Solid metal tool with half round sharp blade on a square sided handle. Inscription on top of square sided handle. Was an Osborne round punch that has been cut down and hammered to be half round. Blade edge is not even. | 1.69.3386.JPG | strap end punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3100
C.S. Osborne and Co. | spoke...
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1.69.3100 | L: 12 in, width: 1 in, H: 1.5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on metal blade: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO. | Spoke shave. Two handled wood piece with thin, sharp, metal blade set in piece facing wood. Metal ends of blade go through wood handle at either end, like a staple. 2 nails have been driven, in beside these ends with nail tops over ends. Leather tab with button hole is tacked onto left end of wood piece. Wood piece is angled and notched in center (under blade). Inscription on metal blade. Used to skive leather. Also used by woodworkers. See Osborne catalog #55, pg. 40. | 1.69.3100.JPG | spoke shave | metal | leather | wood | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3337
C.S. Osborne and Co. | bag o...
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1.69.3337 | L: 5 in, width: 1.5 in, H: .75 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On flat square end: AM/C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO/1-1/8 | Bag or oblong punch. Used for leather bag and harness straps. Solid metal punch with square sided handle and hollow, square shaped pocket with oblong shape punch on opposite end. Inscription on flat square end. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 22. | 1.69.3337.JPG | bag or oblong punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.

1.69.3402
C.S. Osborne and Co. | Engli...
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1.69.3402 | L: 4.75 in, width: 1 in, H: 1 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On top of square sided handle: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO./ [on back side:]AB | English point strap end punch. Solid metal tool with V-shaped knife blade and square sided handle. Inscription on top of square sided handle. Used to cut ends of straps. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 23. | 1.69.3402.JPG | English point strap end punch | metal | C.S. Osborne and Co.