Antique Tong Style Double Barrelled Curling Tongs

$24.00

Shipping to United States: $5.25

This is a pair of curling tongs, or double curling iron used to make those beautiful crimp waves in the 1920s. These were heated in the fire or on the stove. This pair has tiny barrels that are 4" long that fit into the round crimps that are 3.5" long. They are 9.5" in total length. There is no makers name on them, these were often made by the town blacksmith for the wealthier women.

Please do not really use these. You can easily burn your hair and there is no need to do that with the modern curling irons. These were difficult to use and resulted in burnt skin and burnt hair often. They would look great in the bathroom with a collection of different types or even in a shadow box- just to remind you how hard it was to look the movie star back in the day!

Payments

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Shipping from United States

I use standard shipping costs for different size items. In reality it may be more to ship or may be a little less. What you see is what you get & I believe my prices reflect that and are worth it. Whatever shipping cost is on the item is what you pay. With the cost of different boxes etc. it just makes sense to use a flat fee for certain items. I don't add the cost of mailing products to the item, I depend on my shipping costs to include that. I have had instances when my international shipping has been way off, and if that is the case, I do refund that part of the shipping cost. I insure EVERYTHING.

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Just contact me within: 5 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery

I don't accept cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
  • Items on sale

Returns and exchange details

I am a fair and reasonable person. If something is damaged, I will refund your money or allow you to exchange. I will send you a prepaid return for the damaged item if this is the case. If you don't like the item or it's not what you thought, you can send it back for refund or exchange but you will need to pay the shipping cost back to me.

Additional

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