Here is a rare french ancient sad iron. It is very old but very good saved, in good states. Under the handle you find the really rare symbol of tampliers - brass cross (probably this is one of the last stump of tampliers, from their existence final period). It was used for leather treatment and clothes ironing, for example: used for making leather sandals, leather bags or leather vests.Height - 15.5 cm. Weight - 1 kilo 400 grammes. The order of temple was a religious and military order stemming from the christian chivalry of the middle ages, the members of which were called the knight templars. This order was created on the occasion of the council of troyes, opened on january 13th 1129a, from a militia called the poor knights of the christ and the temple of salomon, the name of salomon's temple which the crusaders had likened to the al-aqsa mosque (built, according to the jewish tradition, on the rests of this temple). It worked during xiie and xiiie centuries in the support and in the protection of the pilgrims for jerusalem in the context of the holy war and the crusades. It participated actively in the battles which took place during the crusades and during the iberian reconquest. To bring to a successful conclusion its missions in particular assure the financing, it established through christian europe of west and from land gifts, a network of called monasteries commanderies. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions or requests, don't hesitate. This item will be very carefully packaged. I will be glad to see your fixed oponions and evaluation to my shop. Every day i add new item so visit my shop often.
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