Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Tools found with hat molds not yet identified

In Hats > Show & Tell and Tools and Hardware > Show & Tell.
lzenglish's loves11 of 712mystery hand toolNew bike for anniversary post
9
Love it
0
Like it

Horseradishman1Horseradishman1 loves this.
lzenglishlzenglish loves this.
BrunswickBrunswick loves this.
RadegunderRadegunder loves this.
fortapachefortapache loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
Otaco4meOtaco4me loves this.
blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
See 7 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 4 years ago

    birdieuno
    (1 item)

    These are some tools that came with an industrial estate sale. The collection was hat and brim molds, brim stands etc. These two I have not been able to identify. The metal one with the glass, has a patent date of November 1926 stamped on the bottom, the glass has a rubber stopper that it fits over. No moving parts. The second one is entirely wood, there is a twist screw that tightens, in the center is a round piece that movable but fastened, on the end is a maneuverable handle with a round ball in a cupped area which turnable in all directions like a hip joint. Any information would be appreciated

    Unsolved Mystery

    Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.

    logo
    Hats
    See all
    Men's Fedora Hat Brown 20X Beaver Vintage Al Harvey New York 7 1/2 Wind String
    Men's Fedora Hat Brown 20X Beav...
    $102
    Vintage SCHIAPARELLI PARIS Fur Hat Ochre & Black Large Satin Bow Mesh Netting
    Vintage SCHIAPARELLI PARIS Fur Hat ...
    $115
    Vintage Motorcraft Ford Air Force 3 Stripe Trucker Hat Snapback Hat USA Made
    Vintage Motorcraft Ford Air Force 3...
    $59
    VTG Snapback Hat Lot Starter Sports Specialties Script Dodgers Sharktooth OG
    VTG Snapback Hat Lot Starter Sports...
    $37
    logo
    Men's Fedora Hat Brown 20X Beaver Vintage Al Harvey New York 7 1/2 Wind String
    Men's Fedora Hat Brown 20X Beav...
    $102
    See all

    Comments

    1. antiquerose antiquerose, 4 years ago
      Just a guess here - but the first one looks like it might hold a liquid (hot water maybe) and it was ran around the brim of the Hat to help shape, curve, raise, smooth or just personalized the brim to how the customer wanted???? maybe??

      Is there a Patent number on either ??
    2. lzenglish, 1 year ago
      This is an old, "Standard Junior Sealer", envelope flap sealer.

      https://www.google.com/search?q=vintage,+standard+junior+sealer&rlz=1C1CHBF_enUS760US760&tbm=isch&source=iu&ictx=1&fir=Gngfyw_XsuC5hM%253A%252CvX9c8OH7K1AqJM%252C_&usg=AI4_-kQSGYOg7VXxJ-V-QqG9wlOK3-fclg&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiryeHuiaLfAhXFzFQKHU4eD_8Q9QEwAXoECAUQBA#imgrc=Gngfyw_XsuC5hM:




    3. AnythingObscure AnythingObscure, 1 year ago
      Just guessing, but the wooden thing looks like it could be used to form "dimples" in something...??
    4. lzenglish, 1 year ago
      I forgot there was 2 items A.O., Lol! You may be right.

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.