Fireman tools, Japanese, Wood and iron, Meiji period

Pair of Japanese Fireman's tools.  Wooden handle with iron points.  In the olden days, Japan was plagued with fires and Fireman were well prepared and well equipped with appropriate tools.  Most are hand crafted.  Meiji period, early 20th century.

Measures:  Short:  21 1/2";  Long:  24 1/2"