Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Cobbler specialty plier?? Help identify please?

In Tools and Hardware > Show & Tell.
Tools and Hardware821 of 9815Majestic Underground Receiver  great example Antique sewer pipe?
4
Love it
0
Like it

blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
dav2no1dav2no1 loves this.
hotairfanhotairfan loves this.
fortapachefortapache loves this.
See 2 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 3 years ago

    Kilgourtrout
    (1 item)

    “90 degree handle long nose pliers” in antique tools or cobbler tools (for inserts for shoes I think?) doesnt get me to anything quite like this-new or old....and there are some similar (almost) auto tools....but still not quite right-and I’m fairly sure these came from a shoe maker originally....help please?

    Wording all faded other than etched
    “V. MUELLLR&Co”
    And yes-I think it’s weirdly 3 Ls and not “Mueller”

    I found “V.Mueller&Co” speciality surgical tools...also similar but not quite same anywhere...and I don’t think this came from a medical worker....just using surgical tools that “fit the use”?-or perhaps also sold some tools to cobblers?

    Can anyone help with this one?
    Thx already!

    After some research it seems they are
    Something like:
    V. Mueller Forceps Biopsy Punch Tischler 8-3/4" Alligator Sprng Hndl

    All the features “fit”-brand/shape/handle grip/etc....but still not quite same-is it possible v. Mueller made a line of specialty “forceps” for cobblers back “in the day”?

    Unsolved Mystery

    Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.

    logo
    Tools and Hardware
    See all
    17
    17" Valley Pro AMERICAN HICKORY Woo...
    $32
     Viking type light bearded axe / hatchet with handle - RARE SHAPE!!!
    Viking type light bearded axe / ha...
    $49
    Neilsen Multi Tool Hatchet Wood Axe Hammer Pry Bar Nail Puller Builder Roof Log
    Neilsen Multi Tool Hatchet Wood Axe...
    $11
    9pcs Keys BIG Large Antique Vintage old Brass Skeleton Lot for DIY Making Lock
    9pcs Keys BIG Large Antique Vintage...
    $8
    logo
    17
    17" Valley Pro AMERICAN HICKORY Woo...
    $32
    See all

    Comments

    1. AnythingObscure AnythingObscure, 3 years ago
      I've seen something similar to this, and think I'm remembering that it had origins as a medical device kinda like forceps...?? YMMV, of course... ;-) :-)
    2. Congcu, 3 years ago
      It is a nasal rongeur used in nasal surgery.
    3. SharpGuy, 3 years ago
      Laparoscopic scissors.
    4. Congcu, 3 years ago
      Laparoscope scissors are much different than nasal instruments.

    Want to post a comment?

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