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Record 618/765
Copyright Renwick Museum and Watson Memorial Library
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Collection RML (unaccessioned) General
Description A wide pair of scissors which has on the top blade a metal cover. This is put over a burning candle and the wick snuffed by it shutting. It has a metal leg with a rounded foot to allow it to be set down to cool. Possibly electroplated.
Donated by Mr Graham Brooks.
Object ID RML0.800.0644
Object Name Candlesnuffer
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Last modified on: December 19, 2014