Vintage 1/8″ Pump Iron


Vintage 1/8″ pump iron made by L Richter & Sons in Northampton, in excellent condition. Fully restored and ready to use, probably mid 20th Century

Stamped “L Richter & Sons Northampton” and “Steel Warranted 5″

Original hardwood handle measures 13cm

The iron has a single lip top and bottom with the bottom lip oversized. The two grooves are clean and well defined. Measures 1/8” (3mm) from groove to groove. Head measures 3.5cm in length.

Very nice, classic English pump iron for setting the edge of leather soled pumps in handsewn shoe making

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