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1.69.2895
C.S. Osborne & Co. | prickin...
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1.69.2895 | L: 5.5 in, depth: 1 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on metal tip: C.S. OSBORNE & CO. (vertically [along another side]): 7 | Over Stitch Wheel. The metal wheel has 10 tips on the wheel. The wheel end is metal attached to a hard-wood handle by a brass ferrule. Inscription on metal tip. Used to run over stitches for a more even appearance. See Osborne catalog #54, pg. 15. | 1.69.2895.JPG | pricking wheel | brass | metal | wood | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.5805
C.S. Osborne & Co. | Spring ...
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1.69.5805 | L: 8 in, width: 4.5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | front;3/C.S.OSBORNE&Co./NEWARK-N.J./STEEL/J.S. [on verso]J.S./J.S. | Osborne spring punch. Imprint on jaws. | 1.69.5805.JPG | Spring punch | steel | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.3645
C.S. Osborne & Co. | rivet s...
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1.69.3645 | L: 4 in, width: .75 in, H: .5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Along side: 10/C.S. OSBORNE & CO. | Rivet set. Rectangular-shaped piece of metal which tapers slightly from head end to opposite end. The rectangular-shaped end has 2 holes in it; one a slight indentation; the other higher. Inscription along side. Used to set copper rivets. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 27. | 1.69.3645.JPG | rivet set | metal | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.4624
C.S. Osborne & Co. | Edge tr...
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1.69.4624 | L: 6 in, width: 1.25 in, depth: 1 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | 4 engraved lines. | C.S. Osborne & Co. Size 2. Round edge trimmer. Steel. Brass ferrule. Polished bulbed hardwood haft with 4 engraved lines. | 1.69.4624.JPG | Edge trimmer. | brass | hardwood | steel | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.2871
C.S. Osborne & Co. | creaser...
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1.69.2871 | L: 6 in, depth: 1.25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on metal tip: C.S. OSBORNE & CO./ EST'D 1826/ (vertically): 5 | Hard-wood rounded, handle; brass ferrule and metal end, curved tip. Tip is split in the middle - creating two ridges. Inscription on metal tip. See Osborne catalog #55, pg. 27 | 1.69.2871.JPG | creaser | brass | wood | metal | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.2847
C.S. Osborne & Co. | creaser...
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1.69.2847 | L: 6 in, depth: 1.25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on metal tip: [vertically] 4/ and C.S. Osborne & Co. | Hard wood rounded, handle; brass ferrule and metal end, curved tip. Tip is split in the middle, creating two ridges. Inscription on metal tip. See Osborne catalog #55, pg. 27. | 1.69.2847.JPG | creaser | metal | wood | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.3059
C.S. Osborne & Co. | tool, c...
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1.69.3059 | L: 7.5 in, Diameter: 1.25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on metal: C.S. Osborne & Co. | To be kept together as a collection and not to be disposed of. Claw Tool. Heavy metal ended tool with tip bent at 45 [symbol for degree] angle. The metal end point has 2 flat, sharp blades split with a sharp V-shape. Metal end is attached to a round wooden handle with metal ferrule. (tacked down on 2 sides). Used for pulling tacks. Marked "C.S. Osborne & Co." on metal. See Osborne catalog #55, pg. 28. | 1.69.3059.JPG | tool, claw | metal | wood | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.2877
C.S. Osborne & Co. | creaser...
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1.69.2877 | L: 6 in, depth: 1.25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on metal tip: C.S. OSBORNE & CO (vertically): 5 | Hard-wood rounded, handle; brass ferrule and metal end, curved tip. Tip is split in the middle - creating two ridges. Inscription on metal tip. See Osborne catalog #55, pg. 27 | 1.69.2877.JPG | creaser | brass | wood | metal | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.2926
C.S. Osborne & Co. | modelin...
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1.69.2926 | L: 5.5 in, Diameter: 1 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on left side of metal tip: C.S. OSBORNE & CO. {on opposite side of metal tip]: EST'D 1826 [horizontally on another side]: 7 | Modeling tool. Metal tipped end - ending in a single metal point w/brass attachment and wooden handle. Inscription on left side of metal tip; on opposite side of metal tip; hoizontally on another side. Was originally an Osborne tool. Head has been heated, bent and filed down. | 1.69.2926.JPG | modeling tool | brass | wood | metal | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.3056
C.S. Osborne & Co. | tool, c...
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1.69.3056 | L: 6 in, Diameter: 1.25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on left side: C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO. | Claw tool. Heavy metal ended tool with tip bent at 45 [symbol for degree] angle. The metal end point has 2 flat, sharp blades split with a sharp V-shape. Metal end is attached to a round stacked compressed leather handle. The 2 flat blades are in turn split with smaller V-shapes. Inscription on left side. Used for pulling tacks. See Osborne catalog #55, pg. 28. Prob. a replacement handle. | 1.69.3056.JPG | tool, claw | metal | leather | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.2855
C.S. Osborne & Co. | creaser...
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1.69.2855 | L: 5.75 in, depth: 1.25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on metal tip: C.S. OSBORNE & CO. [opposite side]: EST'd 1826 [vertically]: 4 | Hard-wood rounded, handle; brass ferrule and metal end, curved tip. Tip is split in the middle - creating two ridges. Inscription on metal tip. See Osborne catalog #55, pg. 27. | 1.69.2855.JPG | creaser | wood | metal | brass | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.2880
C.S. Osborne & Co. | creaser...
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1.69.2880 | L: 5.75 in, depth: 1 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on metal tip: C.S. OSBORNE & CO/ (figure) (vertically): 4 (stamped or embossed figures [on wood handle]): "L.F.P." | Hard-wood rounded, handle; brass attachment and metal end, curved tip. Tip is split in the middle - creating two ridges. Inscription on metal tip. Stamped or embossed figures on wood handle. See Osborne catalog #55, pg. 27 | 1.69.2880.JPG | creaser | metal | wood | brass | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.3384
C.S. Osborne & Co. | half ro...
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1.69.3384 | L: 5 in, width: 1.5 in, H: 1 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | On top of square sided handle: "1-1/2" "C.S. OSBORNE & CO." | 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. | 1.69.3384.JPG | half round strap end punch | metal | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.2928
C.S. Osborne & Co. | creaser...
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1.69.2928 | L: 6.5 in, Diameter: 1.25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on left side of metal point: C.S. OSBORNE & CO. [vertically on another side]: 4 | Metal tipped end - ending in a single metal head (bent at a [symbol for degree] angle). Tip is attached to wooden handle with brass ferrule. Inscription on left side of metal point. On another side. Larger head than other creasers. Exact use unknown. Not found in available catalogs | 1.69.2928.JPG | creaser | wood | metal | brass | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.4661
C.S. Osborne & Co. | French ...
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1.69.4661 | L: 6 in, width: 1.125 in, depth: 1.125 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Engraved at end of central groove: "C.S. O & Co" [engraved on hardwood bulbed haft:] 4 lines. | French edge tool with flat blade. Engraved at end of central groove. Steel with brass ferrule and polished hardwood bulbed haft with engraving. Round shank. | 1.69.4661.JPG | French edger | steel | hardwood | brass | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.4441
C.S. Osborne & Co. | Spring ...
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1.69.4441 | L: 8.5 in, width: 1.5 in, depth: .5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Imprint on jaws: steel/size 2/CS Osborne & Co. | Osborne spring punch. Imprint on jaws. | 1.69.4441.JPG | Spring punch | steel | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.2843
C.S. Osborne & Co. | creaser...
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1.69.2843 | L: 5.5 in, Diameter: 1.25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on left side of metal end: C.S. OSBORNE & CO. [on top side of metal end:] 2 {embossed letters around end of wooden handle:] M, J and V on separate sides | Hard wood handle, metal end with curved tip and brass ferrule. Tip is split in the middle, creating two ridges. Inscription on left side of metal end. Embossed letters around end of wooden handle. See Osborne catalog #55, pg. 27. | 1.69.2843.JPG | creaser | metal | wood | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.3644
C.S. Osborne & Co. | rivet s...
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1.69.3644 | L: 4.5 in, width: .75 in, H: .5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Along side: 8/C.S. OSBORNE & CO. | Rivet set. Rectangular-shaped piece of metal which tapers slightly from head end to opposite end. The rectangular shaped end has 2 holes in it; one a slight indentation; the other higher; a 3rd hole about 1/2" higher than the end goes all the through the piece. Originally painted black 3/4 of way down shaft. Inscription along side. Used to set copper rivets with burrs. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 27. | 1.69.3644.JPG | rivet set | metal | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.4792
C.S. Osborne & Co. | punch |...
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1.69.4792 | L: 8.625 in, width: 2.5 in, depth: .875 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Engraved: "Osborne etc.", "AB", "9" and "steel". | Osborne punch. Plastic guards on handles. Engraved. Forged steel. | 1.69.4792.JPG | punch | steel | plastic | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.3540
C.S. Osborne & Co. | creaser...
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1.69.3540 | L: 5.75 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on neck: C.S. OSBORNE & CO./ 2 [ON HANDLE] JB | Tool is for working leather, with a small rounded, neck with a lop-sided, rounded concave edge. | 1.69.3540.JPG | creaser | wood | iron | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.2879
C.S. Osborne & Co. | creaser...
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1.69.2879 | L: 5.5 in, depth: 1 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on metal tip: C.S. OSBORNE & CO. (vertically): 2 | Hard-wood rounded, handle; brass ferrule and metal end, curved tip. Tip is split in the middle - creating two ridges. Inscription on metal tip. See Osborne catalog #55, pg. 27 | 1.69.2879.JPG | creaser | wood | metal | brass | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.4793
C.S. Osborne & Co. | spring ...
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1.69.4793 | L: 8.5 in, width: 2.375 in, depth: .5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Engraved: "AM", "steel", "23", "2" and "C.S. Osborne etc.". | Osborne spring punch. Engraved. Forged steel. | 1.69.4793.JPG | spring punch | steel | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.2878
C.S. Osborne & Co. | creaser...
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1.69.2878 | L: 6 in, depth: 1.25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on metal tip: C.S. OSBORNE & CO (vertically): 2 | Hard-wood rounded, handle; brass ferrule and metal end, curved tip. Tip is split in the middle - creating two ridges. Inscription on metal tip. See Osborne catalogue #55, pg. 27 | 1.69.2878.JPG | creaser | metal | brass | wood | C.S. Osborne & Co.

1.69.2848
C.S. Osborne & Co. | creaser...
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1.69.2848 | L: 5.5 in, depth: 1.25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | on metal tip: C.S. OSBORNE & CO [vertically]: 3 [in a rectangle]: "EST'D 1826" | Hard-wood rounded, handle; brass ferrule metal end, curved tip. Tip is split in th emiddle - creating two ridges. Inscription on metal tip. See Osborne catalog #55, pg. 27. | 1.69.2848.JPG | creaser | wood | brass | C.S. Osborne & Co.