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Paper Cutter

A note from Sharon on Monday 5th March 2007

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Measurements - 290mm x 203mm (11.5 inches x 8 inches)


Manufacturer and Markings

There is no maker's name on this cutter - just the following two stamps on the bottom



Below are----Auctions

......for a price comparison!!!


Auction #01

This cutter has a maker's name
and it looks much older than Sharon's

Vintage Style Paper Slicer/Cutter
Collectors, feast your eyes on this one!
It's a vintage style paper slicer
Manufactured by Burke and James Inc in Chicago
A rare opportunity to own a great piece of history!
Like most older things, they are built to last
and this paper slicer is still in good working order
Cuts through paper great
Comes as pictured, and it looks terrific!!
Item location - Woodville, South Australia Australia
This auction ended on Monday 5th March 2007
The starting price was set at $29.95
There were no bids!!!


Auction #02

This looks almost brand new!!
It is made in Japan, the same as Sharon's

Japanese Wooden Paper Trimmer/Guillotine
This is a wooden Japanese open paper trimmer or guillotine
It has metal trim and the cutter has a rubber handle
It is in good condition
Measures 10.5 inches x 18 inches x 3 inches

Item location - Fleurieu, South Australia Australia
This auction ended on Monday 3rd March 2008
The starting price was set at $30.00 and there was one bid during the auction
The final selling price was $30.00