This handy tool is called the ” Il Ripiega” and was created by the Italia firm “Foppapedretti” somewhere in the 1950’s. This model is a little later ca. 1990. It is still made of first class materials like wood and aluminum, combined with a plastic top and switch on the side. This high quality tool helps you fold shirts and pant real tight like you see them on display in the stores. Quality Italian product for keeping your quality Italian style cloths in perfect fold. Comes with the original instructions! It measures about 37,5 cm or 15 inches wide on the long side. Overall in great condition with hardly any signs of use Check the attached video for some vintage style clothing advertising!