This is a classic model of dressmaker's scissors measuring 14cm, or 5 inches as imperial measures are normally used by scissor makers.
It is known as non-symetrical because the finger rings are of different sizes which makes gripping more comfortable. In french this is type of scissor is also known as plough handles (Oreilles de charrue). Scissors with bevelled blades like these are called camard, an old French word meaning flat nose. These scissors are signed Nogent after a town in Haute-Marne with a reputation for high-quality scissor and cutlery production since the 19th.
These scissors are presented in a strong canvas pouch for protection. A Sajou label is sewn on the front and the pouch is closed by a drawstring. A Sajou ribbon is fixed on one handles.
Length: 14cm. Weight: 50g.
We have a range of dressmaker's scissors in different sizes.